"This booklet is one of a series dealing with the life and work of the parishes of the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Church of Canada". -- inside front cover.
Contents divided into sections: [Introduction] -- Preface to the Ordination Rites -- The Ordination of a Bishop -- The Ordination of a Priest -- The Ordination of a Deacon -- What Does the Church Mean ? -- Do We Really Mean It ?
List of Associated Parishes brochures on parish life and worship printed on inside back cover.
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.