RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
Alt Ref NoRuncie/MAIN/1988/121
Extent1 file
TitleBlasphemy: Report of Bishop of London's Group
DescriptionIncludes copy of the Bishop of London's Group on Blasphemy Report to the Archbishop of Canterbury, 11 November 1987, commissioned in response to the Law Commission's Report "Criminal Law: Offences against Religious and Public Worship" (1985), with Graham Leonard's, Bishop of London, covering letters; correspondence relating to inclusion of an addendum to the report following recent prosecution under the Ecclesiastical Courts Jurisdiction Act 1860; copy of the Archbishop's cover letter accompanying copy of report sent to James Mackay, Lord Chancellor; letter from the Venerable Sangharakshita, Head of the Western Buddhist Order, to the Archbishop, protesting against the recommendations contained within the report, with copies of associated correspondence; copy of press statement released by Lambeth Palace announcing submittal of the report to the Lord Chancellor.

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