RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoCFR OC 196/1
Extent75 ff.
TitleIndividual Orthodox Churches: Russia: Church And State: Persecution
Date1970-1976
DescriptionReports and correspondence concerning the position of Christian Churches in the USSR and the treatment of dissidents including Fr. Salivake, Fr. Adelgeim, Fr. Yakunin and Fr. Dudko.

Includes: 'Indications of the position of the christian churches in the USSR' (ff. 1-3); file notes (ff. 4, 26, 35, 43-4, 56, 59-60 and 68); correspondence involving Michael Bourdeaux (ff. 5, 15-16); 'Latter day apostles of the Baptist Church in anti-Soviet speculations' (ff. 6-10); letters from Paul Anderson (ff. 11 and 45); comments on indications of the position of the christian churches in the USSR (ff. 12-14); 'Letter received from the Soviet Union addressed to all christians in the world (ff. 17-24); correspondence involving G. Walden (ff. 25 and 27-29); correspondence involving Dmitri Obolensky (ff. 30-32 and 36-7); case of Pavel Adelgeim (ff. 33-4); 'Observations on religion and atheism in Soviet society', by John Lawrence (ff. 38-42); 'Regarding information on religion in the USSR' (ff. 46-9); 'The dilemma of church state relationships in the USSR (ff. 50-1); correspondence involving Donald Coggan (ff. 52-5); correspondence involving David Lancashire (ff. 57-8); letters from A. van den Heuvel (ff. 59-64, 69-75) and in German (ff. 65-7).

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