RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
Alt Ref NoW.Temple 61
Extent430 ff.
Date7 June 1940-Oct 1944
DescriptionPapers of the Continuation Committee, including material related to the formation and policies of the World Council of Churches. Correspondents include: Tissington Tatlow, Hon. Canon of Canterbury (f. 1); William Paton, Secretary of the International Missionary Council (passim); Willem Adolph Visser't Hooft, General Secretary of the World Council of Churches (passim); Leonard Hodgson, Canon of Christ Church, Oxford (passim); Ronald Ralph Williams, Director (from 1943) of the Religious Division of the Ministry of Information (ff. 27, 369); John Raleigh Mott, Vice-Chairman of the World Council of Churches Provisional Committee (ff. 62, 74-8, 116, 133, 200-1, 322); Erling Eidem, Archbishop of Uppsala, Sweden (ff. 96, 125-6); John Albert Douglas, Secretary of the Church of England Council on Foreign Relations (ff. 159, 169); Hugh Martin, Director of the Religious Division of the Ministry of Information (ff. 161, 163, 181, 318-19); George Kennedy Allen Bell, Bishop of Chichester (ff. 167-8, 237); Adolf Keller (ff. 170-1, 215); Joseph Houldsworth Oldham, editor of The Christian Newsletter (ff. 185-6); John Allen Fitzgerald Gregg, Anglican Archbishop of Armagh (ff. 205, 209); Henry Smith Leiper, Secretary in America of the World Council of Churches (ff. 210-12, 222-4, 286, [316-17], 348); Ralph Ellis Burlingham (f. 220); Henry Carter, Chairman of the Management Board of the Christian Council for Refugees (ff. 255, 293); William T. Elmslie, General Secretary of the Presbyterian Church of England (ff. 256, 258-67, 278, 280-1); James Hutchison Cockburn, Convener of the Church of Scotland Inter-Church Relations Committee (ff. 268-9, 329); Archibald Campbell Craig, General Secretary of the British Council of Churches (ff. 330, 341-3, 374, 381-2, 397); Percy W. Bartlett, Secretary of the Embassies of Reconciliation (f. 352); Marc Boegner, President of the Fédération Protestante de France (ff. 353, 376), including an article on Archbishop Temple in Le Figaro for 10 September 1944 (f. 370); Pieter Sjoerds Gerbrandy, Prime Minister of the Netherlands (ff. 354, 380); Ronald Edward Taylor Allen, General Secretary of the Committee for Christian Reconstruction in Europe (f. 355); and Sir Alexander George Montague Cadogan, Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs (f. 394). Also includes a 'Survey of the Churches of the World', indicating participation with the World Council of Churches (ff. 406-30).
LanguageGerman; French

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