RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoCFR LRC 105/2
Extent68 ff.
TitleNorway: Contacts: Bishop Berkeli
Date18 Apr 1968-21 Sep 1972
DescriptionCorrespondence with and concerning Fridtjov Berkeli, Bishop of Oslo and Primate of the Norwegian Lutheran Church.

Includes correspondence between Michael Ramsey, Archbishop of Canterbury and Berkeli, concerning Berkeli's election to succeed Bishop Johannes Smemo, 18-20 Apr 1968; Rev John Satterthwaite note about a conversation with Ramsey about relations with the Scandinavian Churches and the suggestion that Berkeli should be invited on an official visit to England, 13 Nov-13 Dec 1968; correspondence concerning arrangements for Berkeli's visit between 15-24 Nov 1969, including programmes, guest lists, a report by Satterthwaite on his visit between 16-11 Jun 1969 to Norway, including discussion of Berkeli's programme for his visit to England, 18 Jun 1969, a press release to announce the visit, the 'Address of Welcome to the Bishop of Oslo on 18th November, 1969', a Westminster Abbey order of service for 18 Nov 1969, and letters from Satterthwaite, Berkeli, Gordon Savage -the Bishop of Southwell, Professor Geoffrey Lampe, Ramsey, Eric Abbitt - Dean of Westminster, T.F. Brenchley of the British Embassy in Oslo, Lesley Walmsley of the World Association for Christian Communication, Leif Frivold of the Norwegian Seamen's Church in London, 30 Dec 1968-31 Dec 1969; a letter from Satterthwaite announcing his appointment as the Bishop of Fulham and Gibraltar, 8 Sep 1970; an extract from a news report and a letter from Ramsey referring to Berkeli's illness and subsequent resignation, 13-21 Sep 1972.

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