Department of Christian Education. Publications

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Department of Christian Education. Publications


  • 1927-1982 (Creation)


2 cu. ft. (2 boxes)

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The educational agency of the Executive Council has had a variety of titles and positions within the organizational structure of the Church over the years. From 1947 to 1968, it was known as the Department of Christian Education and focused on analyzing the educational needs of the Church, developing curricula and instructional materials designed to meet those needs, and providing training for teachers, leaders, parents and clergy.

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This collection consists of periodicals that were created for leaders in the field of Christian education as well as students and parents and covers two periods with a noticeable gap: 1927-1947 and 1953-1982. The publications provide guidance and leadership in the field and also serve as a forum to unify discussion and exchange current ideas on education.


Findings in Religious Education, 1927-1932
Bulletin for Leaders in Religious Education, 1934-1937
The Broadcast, 1934-1942
Christian Education Findings, 1953-1971
The Small Church Schools Bulletin, 1960-1963
For Your Information, 1974, 1975, c.1981
Aware, 1974-1982

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Access to Episcopal Church records is governed by the Archives Public Access Policy. Research requests must be submitted in writing.

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The Archives is able to respond to limited requests for reproductions subject to copyright restrictions, internal policy, and the condition of the source documents.

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  • English

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Records of the General Board of Religious Education (including Department of Religious Education and Department of Christian Education)
Department of Christian Education
Department of Christian Education. Records of the General Field Services

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