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World Conference on Faith and Order: Papers on Microfilm
CFT00081  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: World Conference on Faith and Order: Papers on Microfilm
    Dates: 1910-1949
    Collection Number: CFT00081
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 11 microfilm reels
    Repository: Fuller Theological Seminary-David Allan Hubbard Library Archives
    Pasadena, California 91182
    Abstract: The World Conference on Faith and Order (founded 1910) is a conference for what became the Faith and Order Commission, an assembly within the World Council of Churches (founded 1948). The collection comprises microfilm copies of original minutes of Faith and Order Meetings held between 1910 and 1949. Contents also include the correspondence files of Robert Hallowell Gardiner and Ralph W. Brown.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Accessible with general microfilm collections. Scholarly use within parameters of copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    World Conference on Faith and Order: Papers on Microfilm. Fuller Theological Seminary-David Allan Hubbard Library Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired in 2010

    Biography/Administrative History

    The World Conference on Faith and Order (founded 1910) is a conference for what became the Faith and Order Commission, an assembly within the World Council of Churches (founded 1948). The Commission includes international participants of various vocations, including pastors, laypeople, academic scholars, and church leaders. The Commission’s purpose is to reach consensus on theological doctrines of the Christian faith, particularly for the practices of baptism, Communion (Eucharist), ministry practices, ecclesiology, and ecumenical hermeneutics. Publications were released in the series “Faith and Order Papers.”

    Scope and Content of Collection

    11 microfilm reels. The collection comprises microfilm copies of original minutes of Faith and Order Meetings held between 1910 and 1949. Contents also include the correspondence files of Robert Hallowell Gardiner and Ralph W. Brown.