RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoCFR CFR 13
Extent123 ff.
TitleGeneral Secretary: Canon Herbert Waddams
Date1938-1980
DescriptionPapers relating to Canon Herbert Waddams, General Secretary of the Council on Foreign Relations 1945-1959, including: letters from Arthur Headlam, Bishop of Gloucester, to Archbishops Lang and Temple about Waddams' appointment to CFR and later as General Secretary(ff. 1-2, 11-15); Waddams's involvement with the Committee for the Reconstruction of Christian Institutions in Europe (ff.3-10, 16-17); correspondence between Waddams, Canon Douglas, Archbishop Fisher, Bishop Bell and D. A. Hunter Johnston about the future of the Guild Church of St. Michael Paternoster Royal, his appointment as Guild Vicar and his stipend (ff.18-48); articles by Waddams on "The Lesser Eastern Churches" (ff.49-58), "Le varie chiese e il sentimento religioso in Inghilterra" (ff.59-65), "Possibilities of an oecumenical dialogue in England: some random reflections" (ff. 66-69), "The jurisdiction of the see of Canterbury" for "The Church Times" and "North American Anglican and Unity" (ff.69-78, 89); letters and speeches about his retirement from CFR (ff.79-86); correspondence with the Revd. John Satterthwaite and Colonel Bernard Barron about his future (ff.87-88, 90-99); letter from Archbishop Ramsey asking Waddams to rejoin CFR and arrangements for his first meeting (ff.100-101); text of Archbishop Ramsey's address at Waddams' funeral service, May 1972 (ff.102-103); letters of condolence (ff. 104-108, 110-111); obituary by the Revd. H.R.T. Brandreth (f.109); correspondence about memorial service (ff.112-116); Brandreth's correspondence with Fr. Thomas Becquet about an obituary of Waddams (ff.117-119); correspondence about the dedication of a memorial in Canterbury Cathedral, 1980 (ff.120-123).

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