RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelItem
Alt Ref NoRamsey 251, ff. 170-188
TitleEaster, fixed
Date1973
DescriptionPapers relating to discussion of a fixed date for Easter, including: correspondence between Geoffey Tiarks, Bishop of Maidstone, Gerald Ellison, Bishop of Chester, Bishop Kenneth Sansbury and Hugh Whitworth about the need for ecumenical progress, with copies of resolutions by the British Council of Churches and copy of a letter from Lukas Vischer (ff.170-177, 182-185); letter from the Bishop of Chester to Archbishop Ramsey about parliamentary irritation over the non-implementation of the Easter Act 1928, with reply (ff.178-179, 181); letter from Archbishop Ramsey to Dr. Philip Potter about the need for further discussion in the World Council of Churches for a fixed Easter, possibly for the Western churches only (f. 180); memoranda on a fixed Easter (ff.186-188).

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