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Papers of the Most Rev. Walter Robert Adams

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Dates
1889-1957
Format
microfilm
Dates
1889-1957
Format
microfilm
Extent
9 reels
Exposure
negative
Dimensions
16 mm
Biographical Sketch
Walter Robert Adams (1877-1957) was born, educated and ordained in England. He served in Canada in Saskatchewan from 1907-1914 and returned to England. He came back to Canada when he was elected Bishop of Cariboo in 1925. He served as Bishop in several western dioceses before he retired in 1951. 1925-1933 Bishop of Cariboo (First) 1934-1947 Bishop of Kootenay (Second) 1948-1951 Bishop of Yukon (Fifth) 1942-1947 Archbishop of Kootenay (First) 1948-1951 Archbishop of Yukon (First) 1942-1951 Metropolitan of British Columbia (Third)
Scope and Content
Microfilm consists of the personal and official papers of Walter Robert Adams.
Finding Aids
Finding aid available.
Personal Name
Adams, Walter Robert, 1877-1957
Corporate Name
Anglican Church of Canada. Diocese of Cariboo
Anglican Church of Canada. Diocese of Kootenay
Anglican Church of Canada. Diocese of Qu'Appelle
Anglican Church of Canada. Diocese of Yukon
Subject
Anglican Church of Canada - Bishops
Geographic Name
British Columbia
Saskatchewan
Yukon
Originals and Reproductions
Originals at the Ecclesiastical Province of B.C. Archives
Accession Number
Mf 86-1
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(xiii) Report of Committee on "Mutual Responsibility" Document

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Date
1963 October 4-6
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1963 October 4-6
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Archbishop of British Columbia
Seconder
Bishop of Saskatoon
Text
"Realizing the urgent needs of the Church throughout the world indicated in the statement on Mutual Responsibility and Interdependence in the Body of Christ, presented at the recent Anglican Congress, and desiring to see the Canadian Church make a worthy response without delay, the Members of this House of Bishops pledge themselves to contribute 5% (five per cent) of their salaries for 1964, as an initial donation." (This amount to be additional to their present Church contributions). CARRIED unanimously
Subjects
Mutual Responsibility and Interdependence (MRI)
Missions - Anglican Church of Canada
Missions - Anglican Church of Canada - Finance
Anglican Church of Canada - Bishops - Salaries, etc.
Fund raising - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican World Mission Fund
Tithes - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Bishops
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