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Resourcing Bishops. The first report of the Archbishop's Review Group on bishop's needs and rescources.


Price: £7.50

Publisher: London: Church House Publishing, 2001.:

Seller ID: 9969

1st.ed. "The report considers the issues underlying the fair and effective support of the episcopate from a range of perspectives - theological, personal, practical and financial." Pp, 276. P/b. VG. View more info

Episcopi Vagantes and the Anglican Church.


Price: £60.00

Publisher: London: SPCK, 1961.:

Seller ID: 32916

2nd ed. "This second in many respects a new book. The author usefully clarifies the concept of 'validity' and shows how the claims of the episcopi vagantes conflict with recognized theories of the transmission of Orders." Pp.18/140, frontis. + 4 b/w plates, includes a handwritten and signed letter from the author addressed to a 'Mr Tierney'(?)loosely inserted. Purple cloth, d/w edges slightly rubbed but has a clear protective wrap. VG/VG. View more info

Cantuar. The Archbishops in their Office.

By: CARPENTER, Edward.:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford: Mowbray, 1988.:

Seller ID: 13712

Revised & updated ed. Traces the lives of the Archbishops of Canterbury in their office from the first, Augustine (597), to the present day. 24cms. x 16cms. Pp. 13/562, 48 illustns. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine, illustd. d/w has very slight sunning to spine. VG/G+. View more info

To Lead and to Serve. The Report of the Review of the See of Canterbury.


Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Church House Publishing. 2001.:

Seller ID: 24688

"The review describes and analyses the Archbishop's six principal roles......The requirements of these roles has intensified, particularly those of the Anglican Communion. The report argues that, although none of these functions can be discontinued (and the link with the diocese remains crucial), more of the work must be delegated". 24.5cms x 17.5cms. News release on the Hurd Review (6 pages) loosely inserted. Pp 90, some b/w illustrations. P/b. VG. View more info

Episcopal Ministry. The Report of the Archbishops' Group on The Episcopate 1990.


Price: £8.00

Publisher: London: Church House Publishing, 1990. 0715137360:

Seller ID: 28832

ISBN: 0715137360

1st ed. "The Report covers a wide area as it examines the development of the ministry of oversight in various forms within the Churches and reflects on the nature of episcopal ministry". Pp.354. Pbk. VG. View more info

Mediaeval Records of the Archbishops of Canterbury. (Lambeth Lectures 1960).

By: CHURCHILL, Irene J; KEMP, Revd.Canon E.W.; JACOB,E.F.; and DE BOULAY,F.R.H.

Price: £13.00

Publisher: London:Faith Press,1962.:

Seller ID: 11715

1st ed. "...a compendius and authoritative account of the jurisdiction and administrative organization of the mediaeval Archbishops of Canterbury...The lectures are based on one of the most important sources for mediaeval English history, the registers of the Archbishops of Canterbury, which stretch in almost unbroken sequence from the thirteenth century." Pp.70,slight toning to endpapers. Black cloth, d/w price-clipped. VG/G+. View more info

Episcopacy Re-Asserted. A Rejoiner to 'The Historic Episcopate'.


Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: A.R. Mowbray. 1955.:

Seller ID: 17832

1st ed. "An attempt to solve one of the major difficulties of the contemporary movement for Christian reunion". Pp 59. P/b. Mark to front cover. Creasing to spine. G+. View more info

Bishops' Move. Six Anglican Bishops share their experience of Renewal.

By: HARPER, Michael.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1978. 0340227982:

Seller ID: 10303

ISBN: 0340227982

1st.ed. "How the Holy Spirit began to move in the lives of six bishops in new creative ways." Pp.160. Pbk. VG. View more info

Deacons in the Ministry of the Church. A Report to the House of Bishops of the General Synod of the Church of England.


Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Church House Publishing, 1988. 0715137182:

Seller ID: 4287

ISBN: 0715137182

1st.ed. " A report commissioned by the House of Bishops." Pp.144, slight toning to pages. Pbk, minor scuff to front. G+. View more info

Bishops in Communion. Collegiality in the Service of the Koinonia of the Church.


Price: £4.50

Publisher: London: Church House Publishing. 2000. 0715157590:

Seller ID: 18822

ISBN: 0715157590

1st ed. "Provides theological foundations of episcopal collegiality in the Church of England, the Worldwide Anglican Communion, and the wider ecumenical scene". Pp 54. Pbk. VG. View more info

Bishops in the Church. The Addresses Given at the 132nd Islington Clerical Conference January 1966.

By: JOHNSTON, Rev. R.P.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Church Book Room Press Ltd. 196.:

Seller ID: 24083

"Too often in ecumenical dialogue a particular understanding of episcopacy has been taken as representing the official (and only) view of the Church of England. Many Free Churchmen and Presbyterians have reacted strongly against this position". Pp 64, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover. P/b, rubbing to spine with small tear to top. G+. View more info

Believing Bishops.

By: LEE, Simon, & STANFORD, Peter.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Faber & Faber, 1990.:

Seller ID: 12195

1st ed. Based on extensive interviews with the leading bishops themselves, this book provides a unique insight into the relationship between church, state and society. Pp. 10/192. Purple cloth, illustd. d/w. VG/VG. View more info

The Ministry of Service. Deacons in the Contemporary Church.

By: NOWELL, Robert.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Burns and Oates, 1968.:

Seller ID: 12380

1st.ed. "A clear and carefully argued piece of research on a practical matter of some importance to Christianity at this time." Pp. 127. P/b. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Why Bishops? Their Origin, Functions and Traditions.

By: TURNER, H. E. W.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Westminster: The Church Information Board,1955.:

Seller ID: 4924

"This little book is intended to help discussion groups to study one of the key subjects in our Church life today. Pp.63. Paperback. VG. View more info

Episcopacy Today and Tomorrow (Illustrated by Ray Price).

By: WHINNEY, Michael.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: 1990.:

Seller ID: 25309

Contents Include:- The Task of the Bishop: Priorities and Use of Time: Style of Leadership: Pastoral Care of the Clergy: Representative to the Community at Large. Pp 93, some b/w illustrations. P/b Illustrated cover. VG. View more info