RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelItem
Alt Ref NoRamsey 266, ff. 165-202
Title"That's the Spirit"
Date1973
DescriptionPapers relating to "That's the Spirit", a festival of worship planned for central London churches in June 1973, including: correspondence between Douglas Bean, Vicar of St. Pancras, the Revd. Douglas Wensley and Archbishop Ramsey about the Archbishop's involvement with the festival (ff.165-170, 172, 174-178); details of programme and organising comittee (ff.171, 173); letter from Dr. Eric Mascall criticising the novelty and "pentecostalism" of the event, with Archbishop Ramsey's defence, and a further disapproving letter from Dr. Mascall (ff.179, 187-189); poster (f.180); correspondence and information about about Pauline Webb's interview of Archbishop Ramsey (ff.181-183, 185-186); programme for the Whit Sunday open-air Eucharist in Trafalgar Square (f.184); letter from Archbishop Ramsey to Douglas Bean expressing concern that the Eucharist had been planned without the consent of the Bishop of London, with reply and subsequent rejoinder (ff.190-192); presscutting (f.193); letter from Dr. Mascall pointing out the dangers of the festival, especially with regard to the Eucharist, with Archbishop Ramsey's reply (ff.194-195); letter of thanks from Douglas Bean to Archbishop Ramsey, with reply (ff.196-197); letter from Ronald Goodchild, Bishop of Kensington, to Geoffrey Tiarks, Bishop of Maidstone, enclosing his letter to the League of Anglican Loyalists in response to a protest about the festival, with reply.

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440Mascall; Eric Lionel (1905-1993); Professor of Historical Theology, King's College, London1905-1993
DS/UK/4809Goodchild; Ronald Cedric Osbourne (1910-1998); Suffragan Bishop of Kensington1910-1998
564Tiarks; Geoffrey Lewis (1909-1987); Suffragan Bishop of Maidstone1909-1987
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