Series 061/9a - Subject files - 2017 accrual

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Subject files - 2017 accrual


  • 1937-2009 (Creation)

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Manila folders in 11 boxes

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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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Allen, David – correspondence 2003
Anglican Deaconess Institution and Home of Peace Hospitals 1993-2003
Anglican-Jewish conversations 1997-2000
A Prayer Book for Australia & the Anglican Church League 1995
ARCIC Authority in the church 1999-2000
Armitage, C.J. Lay administration
Articles and ephemera 1964-2006
Australia Day and Bicentenary 1988
Australian College of Theology 1995-2006
Baptism 1973-1999
Baptized into Christ typescript 1965
Biographical notes
Bolt, Peter Thomas Moore Biography launch 2010
Berg, Vincent (Chekalin) 2005
Cameron, Marcia – comments on ‘The enigmatic Mr Knox’
Cameron, Marcia DB Knox biography 2002-2007
Canonical fitness 2006
Carr, Neville 1984
Christmas notes 1984
Church ministry ordinances committee 1996-1997
Cole, Alan 2003
Collected articles and notes
Confirmation 1977-2000, 2005-2006
Consecration in the Prayer Book 1967-1968
Conference talks 1997-2001
Crusader union 1940s
Crusader camps 1937
CSAC 1993-1999
Dickson, John Promoting the gospel
Dickson, John Thesis proposal
Diocesan matters 1958-2009
Doctrine of the Trinity
Doctrine Commission – Sunday services 1999
Election Synod 1993
‘euangelion’ notes
Exegetical notes on Greek words 2003-4
Evangelism 1970-1996
Faith 1967-1970
Forward in Faith 2003-2007, 1999-2009
Friend, Robert (Bishop) 2007-2009
Funeral orders of service 1991-2004
Future of Jesus & state of the union - reviews
Gannon, Christine 1983-1997
Genesis & Exodus
Goldsworthy, Graeme – on biblical theology 2008
Guild of St Andrew 2007
Guild of church musicians
Gerber, Brother Ned & St Michael’s Surry Hills 1993-2006
God the trinity and Australia today SOCS 1998
Hayward, Peter MA project
Henderson v. Cole court case 1998-2002
Historical notes & Australia’s bicentenary 1988
IFES & AFES 1947-2000
Jews for Jesus 2005-2006
Jewish Christian Bible Fellowship 2000-2001
Judd, Bernard 1999
Judd, Bernard & Robert Appleton 1998-99
Kaye, Bruce 2011
Kingdom & Church – Grubb Institute 2001
Kirby, Michael 1988
Knox, DB – on baptism
Kraus, Paul – Prayers, promises and prescriptions for healing 2005
Lambeth Conference and women’s ordination 1988-1992
Latimer Trust 1980-1992
Leprosy Mission 1985-2002
Lists of articles 2005
Liturgiology and the English Prayer Book 1959-71
Liturgiology – early liturgies 1961-85
Liturgy and the Prayer Book 1954-73
Mason, John – A service for today’s church 1999
McDougall, David – The waters of bitterness
Meyer, Peter – church organs 2007
Millennium notes and items 1997-2000
Morris, Leon – obituary 2006
Moore College history 1887-2006
Moore, Thomas and Rachel 1987-2002
Moore, Thomas 1962-1987
Moore College Lectures 1981
Moore College School of Theology 1996
Mowll, HWK - photos
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Nazir-Ali, Michael – related correspondence with Australian College of Theology 2003
New Testament theology lectures
New Zealand trip 1986-1987
Newall, Peter 2005-2007
Newman, Barry – articles on baptism 2009
O’Brien, P.T. – chapter in festschrift 1998-2000
Orders of service 1988-2001
Prayer Book
Rayner, Keith – Future of the Anglican Church 1999-2004
Reader on the Doctrine of the Trinity
Ryan, Dennis – correspondence 2008
Shiner, Rory 2004
Smith, Bruce – notes on the ‘chimere’ 1995
Special services 1991-1998, 1999-2005
St Swithun’s Pymble – including file on Clergy Incapacity & Inefficiency Ordinance & Rev David Gilmour 1994-2007
St Philip’s Church Hill bicentenary 2002
Sydney Anglicanism & Moore College 2004-2006
ThL New Testament exams
Tshimanga, David – Moore College MA project 1996
Union Biblical Seminary 1969-1970
Veritatis Splendor – papal encyclical 1994
Windsor Report 1997-2004
When ministers sin 2002
Worship 1998-2002

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Alphabetical, then chronological

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