RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoLC 224
Extent17 ff.
TitleLambeth Conference 1968: Administrative arrangements: Lord Mayor of London's Appeal for 'War on Want'
Date1968
DescriptionPapers relating to Archbishop Ramsey's decision to discourage gift-giving at the Conference with a request that money should be given instead to the Lord Mayor's Challenge for 'War on Want', including: leaflet about the challenge; circular letter form Archbishop Ramsey; critical comments from Ronald Goodchild, Bishop of Kensington, and from Janet Lacey on support for this project rather than Christian Aid (ff.5-6); letters of approval and encouragement from Frank Woods, Bishop of Melbourne, Peter Sutton, Bishop of Nelson, Oliver Allison, Bishop in the Sudan, Leslie Brown, Bishop of St. Edmndsbury and Edward Henderson, Bishop of Bath and Wells (ff.7-11); press release on the bishops' fast for 'War on Want', 9 Aug. (f.12); letter from Archbishop Ramsey to Eric Abbott, Dean of Westminster about prayers for the hungry at Westminster Abbey on 9 Aug. (f.13); correspondence between Sir Gilbert Inglefield, Lord Mayor of London, and Archbishop Ramsey about sums received for the appeal, (ff.14,16-17).
AdminHistoryOriginal file title: The Lord Mayor of London's Appeal for 'War on Want'.

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