RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoCFR RC 226/4
Extent60 ff.
TitleRelations With Roman Catholics In Individual Countries: Hungary: Reports and correspondence concerning Church and State
Date1973-1980
DescriptionPapers relating to the Roman Catholic church in Hungary, including: correspondence with the Revd. E.F. Shotter (London Medical Group) about his contacts in Hungary and visits there, 1973-74 (ff1-11); note from a Foreign and Commonwealth Office despatch on Church and State in Hungary, 27 March 1975 (f.12); report of Canon Moore's visit to Hungary, 26 March to 1 April 1977 (ff.13-15); letter from Canon Moore to H.H.D. Lancashire, FCO, on a meeting between Cardinal Lékai and the British Ambassador, Richard Parsons, 8 July 1977 (f.16); extract of letter from Preb. Shotter about his visit to Poland and Hungary, Aug. 1977 (ff.17-18); copies of correspondence between Richard Parsons and Cardinal Lékai about the dedication of a plaque to St. Thomas Becket at the Basilica of Esztergom, Sept. 1977, and request for a message from Archbishop Coggan (ff.19-22,25,28-29); correspondence with Preb. Shotter about arrangements for the visit of the Rt. Revd. Dr. Andreas Szennay OSB, Archabbot of Pannonhalma, in Sept. 1978 (ff.23-24,26-27,36-42,46-53); reports on the dedication of the memorial plaque at Esztergom, 29 Dec. 1977 (ff.30-33); letter from Cardinal Lékai to Archbishop Coggan about St. Thomas Becket and the dedication of the memorial, 18 Jan. 1978, with reply (ff.34-35,43); letter from Gerald Ellison, Bishop of London enclosing a copy of the inscription on the memorial plaque, 24 May 1978 (ff.44-45); exchange of Christmas greetings between Cardinal Lékai and Archbishop Coggan, Dec. 1978 (ff.54-55); letter from Preb. Shotter advising Canon Moore that Dr. Szennay had cancelled his visit, 28 March 1979 (f.56); extract from Canon Moore's diary of Archbishop Coggan's visit to Hungary and Berlin about a conversation with the Archabbot of Pannonhalma, 1979 (f.57); letter from J.R. Nichols, British Embassy Budapest, to R.A. Facey, FCO, on the Church in Hungary, 22 Oct. 1980 (ff.58-60).

Correspondents include: Revd. Trevor Beeson (ff.2-5); Fr. Anselm Bencze OSB (f.9)

Show related Persons records.

Related name records
CodeNameDates
GB/109/12145Moore; Michael Mervlyn Hamond (1935-); General Secretary, Church of England Council on Foreign Relations1935-
GB/109/21427Lekai; Laszlo (1910-1986); Archbishop of Esztergom1910-1986
298Coggan; Frederick Donald (1909-2000); Baron Coggan; Archbishop of Canterbury1909-2000
338Ellison; Gerald Alexander (1910-1992); Bishop of London1910-1992
    Powered by CalmView© 2008-2021