RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
Alt Ref NoCFR LRC 79/1
Extent85 ff.
TitleGermany: Anglican visits: Archbishop Ramsey
Date13 Jun 1963-15 Jan 1965
DescriptionPapers and correspondence relating to Archbishop Michael Ramsey's visit to German church leaders between 9-11 Nov 1964 and the British Army of the Rhine [BAOR], 12-15 Nov 1964. Locations visited include Loccum Monastry; Hannover with a reception hosted by Bishop Hans Lilje; Nuremberg, Bavaria hosted by Bishop Hermann Dietzfelbinger; Bethel and Bielefeld to meet the Church Council of the Evangelical Church of Westphalia; Iserlohn; Windsor Girls' School in Hamm; Holy Communion in Garrison Church and Ripon Hall, Bielefeld; Garrison Church and Army Guild of St Helena, Herford; Lubbecke Garrison Church; BAOR Headquarters in Rheindahlen hosted by General Sir William Stirling, Commander-in-Chief; St Boniface Church, Rheindahlen.

Includes versions of the draft programme; a list of sermons, speeches and addresses for Ramsey; a Church Information Office press release, 4 Nov 1964; background notes; Ramsey's addresses at the German Evangelical Church at Hannover (9 Nov), St Lawrence Church, Nuremberg (10 Nov), Theologische Schile at Bethel (11 Nov); briefing documents for Ramsey's visit to the Rhine Army; list of German contacts.

Correspondents include Rev Michael Halliwell; Rev F.A.W. Helbig; Rev John Satterthwaite; Dr Ferdinand Schlingensiepen; D. Adolf Wischmann; Rev John R. Youens, Assistant Chaplain General to the BAOR; Dr Brigitte Lohmeyer, Cultural Counsellor to the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany; Rev David Tustin; Oberkirchenrat Heinrich Riedel; Rev Claus Kemper; F. Giegler; Kurt Scharf; Praeses Dr D. Wilm.

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