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Letter to W.H. Acton Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Item 11
Level of Description


  • 1894 July 21 (label)


  • Scope and Contents

    Original letter and one typed transcript. Written in Streatham Hill, England criticising attempts to "destroy the divinely established order of the Church" by those who openly question the authority of the Bishop and the preisthood of the church. Expresses an issue with the democratic movement being promoted by some laypeople within the church and claims of (church leaders) abusing their power. Addresses the attacks being made on, and within, the Academy. Individuals mentioned: Mr. Tilson, Mr. Bostock, and Dr. Tafel.