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COLLECTIONPublished articles
TITLEThe Old Churches and the New World-Faith
AUTHOR 1George Townshend
DATE_THIS1949
PUB_THISNational Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá'í of the British Isles
CITY_THISLondon
ABSTRACTPamphlet publication of Townshend's letter of renunciation of the Anglican Church and proclamation of Bahá'u'lláh.
NOTES In 1947, at the age of 70, Townshend renounced his orders to the Anglican Church and wrote a pamphlet to all Christians under the title "The Old Churches and the New World Faith" that was sent out to 10,000 so-called "responsible people" in the British Isles on the occasion of this resignation. (Bahá'í World, Vol. XIII, p. 841)

The PDF below is generated from an updated Microsoft Word document, prepared by Mike Thomas (2022; transcription errors corrected, quotes properly spaced, translations updated, footnotes added to quotes, and bibliography added). See also scan of original (without footnotes).

TAGS- Christianity; - Interfaith dialogue; Decline and renewal of religion; George Townshend; Integration and disintegration; Ireland; Proclamation; Prophecies; Return; Secularism; Tablets to kings and rulers; United Kingdom
 
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