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Papers of the Most Rev. Walter Robert Adams

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/microforms132
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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Support for the Anglican Council of Indigenous Peoples

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official164
Date
1995 June 1-9
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 100
Date
1995 June 1-9
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 100
Mover
Rev. R. Evans
Seconder
Bishop C. Lawrence
Text
That this General Synod support and encourage the Anglican Council of Indigenous Peoples as it works at redefining the role of Indigenous Anglicans in the Church, and specifically encourages the exploration of:
1. the establishment of the office of a national indigenous Bishop who will work in partnership with the national church and dioceses;
2. the development of indigenous forms of church government and decision-making;
3. ways for the indigenous congregations to move toward self-sufficiency. CARRIED Act 100
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Anglican Council of Indigenous Peoples
Indigenous clergy - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Bishops
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Anglican Church of Canada
Indigenous peoples - Canada
Christianity and culture - Anglican Church of Canada
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