RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
Alt Ref NoCFR LRC 15
Extent41 ff.
TitleDenmark: Anglican Relations
Date16 Sep 1954-10 Aug 1971
DescriptionCorrespondence and papers concerning the relationship between the Church of England and the Church of Denmark, including references to the King's resolution, April 1956 relating to admission to Holy Communion, and misunderstandings concerning the use of the term 'intercommunion'.

Includes correspondence between Rev Herbert Waddams and John Lawrence of the Christian News-Letter concerning possible joint consecrations with Lutherans, 15-16 Sep 1954; letter of thanks from Bishop Dr Fuglsang-Damgaard - Bishop of Copenhagen for the resolutions passed at the Convocations of Canterbury and York, 31 Jan 1955; letter from Rev John Satterthwaite to Rev C. Kingsley Williams about a statement made by Fuglsang-Damgaard referring to 'intercommunion' via the Ecumenical Press Service, 27 Jul 1956; note on 'Holy Communion Fellowship', 16 Aug 1956; correspondence between Geoffrey Fisher, Archbishop of Canterbury and Fuglsang-Damgaard regarding the King of Denmark's approval of a rule allowing members of the Church of England to receive Holy Communion in churches of the Church of Denmark, 8 Sep 1965, and related correspondence between Rev John Castle and Rev Herbert Waddams, 27-28 Sep 1956; extract from Fisher's address to Convocation, 9 Oct 1956; report in the Swedish weekly Var Kyrka on the closer relationship between the Danish Lutheran Church and the Anglican Communion, 18 Oct 1956, and a related letter correcting a misunderstanding relating to the use of the word 'intercommunion', 23 Oct 1956; translation of an article 'Intercommunion and Succession' in Svensk Kyrkotidning by Dr Ruben Josefson, 25 Oct 1956, and a related letter from Waddams, 23 Nov 1956; correspondence of Waddams and Rev John Satterthwaite about the alarm expressed by the Lutheran Church of Sweden about misunderstandings relating to the relationship of the Church of England with the Church of Denmark, 6-10 Dec 1956; summary translation of 'The Lutheran Church in Denmark' by Halfdan Hoegsbro in the Kirche in der Zeit, Oct 1957, with correspondence between Hoegsbro and Satterthwaite, 22-27 Nov 1957; correspondence between Satterthwaite and the Bishop of Woolwich, 19-24 Oct 1961; correspondence with Rev Michael Halliwell concerning Canon Law Revision and clarifying the definitions for 'full Communion' and 'Intercommunion', 18-21 Dec 1961; memorandum concerning Satterthwaite's talk with Fisher abou the Norwegian and Danish Churches, 18 Dec 1963; extracts from letter from Rev John Castle, 4 Feb 1965; enquiry concerning whether to receive communion whilst at a conference of the Danish Branch of the Fellowship of St Alban and St Sergius in Liselund Slagelse, Denmark, 10-15 Jun 1970; file note by Rev Michael Moore relating his discussions with Professor Lampe about rationalisation of Anglo-Scandinavian ecclesiastical relations, 10 Aug 1971.
RelatedMaterialCFR LRC 104, 105, 106, 107

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