RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoCFR RC 161/2
Extent87 ff.
TitleRelations With Roman Catholics In Individual Countries: Great Britain: General correspondence
Date1955-1959
DescriptionPapers relating to relations between the Church of England and Roman Catholic Church in Great Britain, including: propaganda and the work of the Roman Catholic Enquiry Centre (ff.1, 19-22,37,48-50,71); texts of Vatican Radio broadcast on the state of the Anglican Church, with discussion (ff.2-10); discussion of Revd. Donald Rea's suggestion of a meeting between George Bell, Bishop of Chichester and either Pope Pius XII or Mgr Montini (ff.11-12,14); discussion of Archbishop Fisher's references to Roman Catholic 'apartheid' (ff.15-18,33,39-40); comments on a draft letter of Archbishop Fisher to Douglas Woodruff, Sept. 1955 (ff.23-24); mixed marriages (ff.25-28); reception of some Anglican clergy, including Walton Hannah and Hugh Ross Williamson, into the Roman Catholic church in protest over relations with the Church of South India (ff.29-36,38,41-44,47); revision of Canon Hood's pamphlet 'English Catholicism and the See of Rome', Nov. 1955 (ff.45-46); correspondence with Wolfgang Krahl on statistics of Anglican and Roman Catholic church membership, with presscuttings, Jan.1957 (ff.51-56); A Statistical Study of the Statistics of the Roman of the Roman Hierarchy by George H. Taylor, with covering letter to Archbishop Fisher, Dec. 1957 (ff.58-70); discussion of the Ecclesiatical Titles Act and the granting of arms to Roman Catholic sees, March 1959 (ff.83-85); complaint to the Editor of the Times Literary Supplement on the use of the word 'Catholic' to mean Roman Catholic, April 1959 (ff.86-87).

Correspondents include Cyril Garbett, Archbishop of York (f.1); Canon Waddams (passim); John Lawrence (ff.6-8); Samuel Gurney (ff.10,30,37,50,71,83); Revd. David G. Davies (ff.15-16); C.C. Legge (ff.19-22); Geoffrey Fisher, Archbishop of Canterbury (ff.19-21,39-40,84).
RelatedMaterial'Mixed Marriages' by G.K.A. Bell in printed books collection at H5149.M2B3
'Some Notes on the Civil Law of Marriage' by Mrs. Harold Birley, J.P. in printed books collection
'Spreading the Faith. Pastoral Letter of the Archbishop of Westminster for Trinity Sunday 1957' in printed books collection at H874.G6

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CodeNameDates
GB/109/24202Gurney; Samuel (1885-1968); Anglo-Catholic layman1885-1968
GB/109/20065Rea; Donald (1895-1966); Canon of St. Edmundsbury1895-1966
135Bell; George Kennedy Allen (1883-1958); Bishop of Chichester1883-1958
DS/UK/3484Pius XII (1876-1958); Pope1876-1958
12Fisher; Geoffrey Francis (1887-1972); Archbishop of Canterbury1887-1972
78Garbett; Cyril Forster (1875-1955); Archbishop of York1875-1955
DS/UK/5999Waddams; Herbert Montague (1911-1972); Canon of Canterbury Cathedral1911-1972
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