RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoMonte/O/1/3
Extent35 ff.
TitleBishop of Kingston-upon-Thames
Date5th January 1970-29th December 1977
DescriptionCorrespondence received by Bishop Hugh Montefiore during his incumbency as Bishop of Kingston.
Contents includes the following:
f. 1: Letter from Harold Wilson, Prime Minister, informing HM that the Queen has approved his appointment as Bishop of Kingston-upon-Thames;
ff. 3-5: Correspondence exchanged between HM and Professor Christopher Brooks over whether HM could retain his surname for official business rather than 'Kingston';
f. 6: Letter criticising HM for his remarks on the Armed Forces in 1970 which were reported in the Times;
f. 7: Letter from Pastor Stephen Yelovich of St. Mark's Lutheran Church USA on the American edition of 'For God's Sake- Sermons from Great St. Mary's';
ff. 12-14: Letters from Lady Elizabeth Evelyn Pepler on Montefiore's 1971 broadcast on Jesus of Nazareth;
ff. 15-16: Letters from the World Wildlife Fund and Lord Craigton thanking HM for his contribution to their thanksgiving service at Westminster Abbey on 8th September 1971;
f. 17: Letter from Mervyn Stockwood on the anniversary of HM's consecration;
f. 23: Letter from Rev Saville of Wandsworth Vicarage thanking HM for his sermons at Kingston;
f. 25: Letter from Canon S.H. Heaton-Renshaw (1972);
f. 26: Letter from Rev George Twyman on the arrangements for a rectory and Rev Twyman's retirement;
f. 27: Letter from The Deanery at Windsor Castle, thanking HM for attending a consultation (1976);
ff. 30-33: Correspondence with Dr Elizabeth Evans and Dr Joel H. Whitton regarding EEG (Electroencephalography) phenomena.

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