RepositoryChurch of England Record Centre
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoMU/CO/3/17
Extent150 ff.
TitleFile on 'New Dimensions', the report of the Bishop of Willesden's Commission
Date1968-1973
DescriptionProposed amendments to the constitution; circulars regarding the work of the Scrutiny Committee, the findings of the Commission and the distribution of its report; correspondence regarding the Commission, the deposition of its records at Lambeth Palace Library and corrections to its report. Includes statements from overseas bishops in reaction to the report, [1972?], newspaper articles, 1970 and 1972; summary of the report, June 1972; addresses given by the Bishop of Willesden and Lord Bishop of Croydon, June 1972; interim reports and accounts of the Commission; notes on the history of the Scottish Mothers' Union; 'New Dimensions: supplementary statement as to the Commission's report'.
AdminHistoryThe Scrutiny Committee was set up to convey to Central Council the opinion of the dioceses on 'New Dimensions' in the form of draft resolutions [MU/CC/3/17].
RelatedMaterialFor further papers relating to 'New Dimensions' and the constitutional reform of the early 1970s, see MU/CO/3/2-4, MU/CO/3/6, MU/CO/3/8-9, MU/CO/3/13-16.
For the records of the Bishop of Willesden's Commission, 1969-1972, see MSS/4225-4231.

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