- 1951-1974 (Creation)
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Loose papers and pamphlets
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Donald William Bradley Robinson was born in 1922 and ordained Deacon in 1950 and Priest in 1951. In 1952 he was appointed lecturer at Moore Theological College and was Vice-Principal of the College from 1959 until 1972. He was Canon of St. Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney, from 1964 to 1973 and taught Divinity at Sydney University from 1964 to 1980. In 1973 he was appointed Bishop of Parramatta, a position he held until his appointment as Archbishop of Sydney and Metropolitan of New South Wales in 1982. He retired from the position of Archbishop in 1993 and was succeeded by Harry Goodhew. Donald Robinson died on September 7, 2018, at HammondCare North Turramurra.
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Includes papers of Katoomba Christian Convention 1951, 1954 and 1957, National Conference of Australian Churches 1960, General Synod 1962-1967, The Provincial Synod 1965, the Asia-South Pacific Congress on Evangelism 1968 and the Royal School of Church Music Summer School, Canberra 1974. Also includes invitations to official functions.
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