Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/G/C 4
TitleIndian Bishops' Resolutions Sub-Committee and Laws and Regulations Sub-Committee
Extent1 volume, 1 file
DescriptionMinutes of the Indian Bishops' Resolutions Sub-Committee 1877 and Laws and Regulations Sub-Committee 1877-1878 with correspondence and papers 1858-1878.

The Sub-Committee was appointed by the General Committee to consider resolutions that had been passed at a meeting of the bishops of the Province of India and Ceylon held in Calcutta March 1877. The Resolutions concerned the relationship between bishops and the CMS in a mission area and reaffirmed that ultimate responsibility in overseas work lay with the bishops. The Laws and Regulations Sub-Committee was appointed 11 June 1877 to consider Laws 32 and 33 and Appendix II to the 39th Report which concerned the ecclesiastical position of CMS missionaries.
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