RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoLC 223
Extent16 ff.
TitleLambeth Conference 1968: Administrative arrangements: Information for Bishops
Date1968
DescriptionMiscellaneous information provided for bishops attending the Lambeth Conference, including: letter from Canon D.G.G. Davies about provision of copies of the revised Eucharist of the Church in Wales to all bishops (f.1); information on the 7th International Congress on Mental Health special Service in Westminster Abbey, 11 Aug. 1968 (ff.2-3); copies of the Dean of Canterbury's letter to bishops attending the Conference about the commemoration, in 1970, of the 800th anniversary of the death of Archbishop Thomas Becket (ff.4-5); supplementary material for all members of the Lambeth Conference comprising a statement on 'The Nature and Function of the Episcopate' prepared by the Faith and Order Advisory Group of the Missionary and Ecumenical Council of the Church Assemby, with comments from the Glenmazeran Conference and from the Bishop of Middleton (ff.6-12); Archbishop Ramsey's request that any gifts should be given to the Lord Mayor of London's 'War on Want' fund rather than to himself and Mrs. Ramsey (f.13); notice of prayers for the peace of the world, with special regard to Nigeria and Biafra, to be offered in Westminster Abbey on 24 Aug. (f.14); notice about the availability to bishops of 'Modern Anglican Liturgies 1938-1968' edited by C.O. Buchanan (f.15); instructions on voting procedures (f.16).

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