RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelItem
Alt Ref NoRamsey 268, ff. 191-220
TitleWorship and Doctrine Measure
Date1973
DescriptionPapers relating to the Worship and Doctrine Measure following its acceptance by General Synod in July 1973, including: correspondence and memoranda from Michael Elliott-Binns about the Measure and opposition to it from Hugh Craig and George Goyder (ff.192-197); letter from Archbishop Ramsey to Derek Pattinson giving his views on the Measure and his desire not to diminish the powers of the laity, with response (ff.198-199); letter from Gerald Ellison, Bishop of London, about a meeting of the Revision Committee, with report of the Steering Committee and Archbishop Ramsey's reply (ff.200-209); corrrespondence between Sir Stephen Holmes and Archbishop Ramsey about the relative powers of the incumbent and parochial church council in choice of form of service envisaged by the Measure (ff.210-213, 217); letters from members of the public concerned about the possible loss of the Book of Common Prayer, with a pamphlet, and replies (ff.214-216, 218-220).

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GB/109/6605Church of England; General Synod; 1970-1970-
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GB/109/14785Craig; Hugh Robert Morton (1924-); member, House of Laity1924-
DS/UK/6135Goyder; George Armin (1908-1997); businessman, social philosopher and author1908-1997
11Ramsey; (Arthur) Michael (1904-1988); Baron Ramsey of Canterbury; Archbishop of Canterbury1904-1988
486Pattinson; Sir; (William) Derek (1930-2006); Knight; Secretary-General of General Synod1930-2006
338Ellison; Gerald Alexander (1910-1992); Bishop of London1910-1992
GB/109/9179Holmes; Sir; Stephen Lewis (1896-1980); civil servant1896-1980
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