Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (89)

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Organization

Alternate Name: Lutheran World Ministries, Office on World Community, American Lutheran Church, Lutheran Church in America, Association of Evangelical Lutheran Churches
Principal Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Duration: 1964 - 1965, 1971 - 1988
Chicago, Illinois, United States
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) was formed in 1987 by the merger of the American Lutheran Church, t...

Documents

by Arnold R. Mickelson, Lutheran Council in the United States of America, Robert J. Marshall, Lutheran Church in America, Milton Carpenter, The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, George S. Schultz, The American Lutheran Church, David W. Preus, J.A.O. Preus, Edward Lindell, Herbert Mueller, George F. Harkins
New York, New York, November 20, 1974
Copy of an open letter to President Gerald R. Ford, Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, and Ambassador John Scali f...
Type: Mailing
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa
by Paul C. Empie, The Lutheran
Undated, February 1975?
Article reprinted from the February 5, 1975 issue of The Lutheran. The article discusses Oshakati in Ovamboland, Past...
Type: Article
Africa coverage: Angola, Namibia, Zambia
by Lutheran Council in the USA
New York, New York, March 15, 1975
Contents Namibia Update • Newsletter published semimonthly February-November by Office of Public Affairs and Govern...
Type: Newsletter
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa, Zambia
by Lutheran Council in the USA Office on World Community
New York, New York, Undated, apparently about late March or April 1975
The pamphlet discusses apartheid, bantustans, the contract labor system, the UN Commissioner for Namibia, exile, Gett...
Type: Pamphlet
Africa coverage: Namibia
by Lutheran Council in the USA Office on World Community
New York, New York, Undated, apparently about late March or April 1975
A GENERAL PRAYER • APPROPRIATE BIBLICAL READINGS • Old Testament • New Testament • HYMNS • A DRAMATIC LITAN...
Type: Pamphlet
Africa coverage: Namibia
by Lutheran World Ministries
New York, New York, Undated, 1975?
Leaflet advertising resources on Namibia including a study/action packet and a filmstrip and cassette "Our God in Nee...
Type: Leaflet
Africa coverage: Namibia
by Edward C. May, Lutheran World Ministries
New York, New York, July 11, 1975
The supplement updates the Study/Action Packet with important developments since May 15, 1975 leading up to the deadl...
Type: Policy Document
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa
by Edward May, Lutheran World Ministries
New York, New York, Undated, about late 1975
Mailing on events surrounding the assassination of Philemon Elifas, Chief of the Ovambos. The mailing says Elifas was...
Type: Mailing
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa
by George S. Schultz, Edward A. Lindell, Herbert A. Mueller, Robert J. Marshall, David W. Preus, Jacob A. O Preus, Milton Carpenter, Vernon A. Mohr, Philip L. Wahlberg Jr., George F. Harkins, Lutheran Council in the USA
New York, New York, May 18, 1976
Letter to Henry A. Kissinger, Secretary of State, by members of the Executive Committee of the Lutheran Council in th...
Type: Correspondence
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa
by Lutheran Council in the U.S.A., The Johnson Foundation
Racine, Wisconsin, May 1976
The report says the Wingspread conference on Namibia was convened in May 1976 by the Lutheran Council in the U.S.A. a...
Type: Report
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa
by Lutheran Council in the U.S.A., The Johnson Foundation, Edward C. May
Racine, Wisconsin, July 1976
Contents:  INTRODUCTION by Sean MacBride, United Nations Commissioner for Namibia • FOREWORD by The Re...
Type: Pamphlet
Africa coverage: Angola, Namibia, South Africa, Southern Africa, Zimbabwe
by Lutheran World Ministries
New York, New York, July 31, 1977
Includes articles on the Wingspread Conference on Namibia, the United States veto of a United Nations Security Counci...
Type: Newsletter
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania
by Lutheran World Ministries
New York, New York, February 28, 1978
Contents: The Namibia Situation as of 25 February 1978: Some Questions and Responses • 1. Who Are the Main Actors i...
Type: Newsletter
Africa coverage: South Africa, Namibia
by Lutheran World Ministries
New York, New York, May 11, 1978
Contents: Chronology of Events • Meanwhile… • The Church Speaks and Acts • March-April Hostilities • The S...
Type: Newsletter
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa
by Lutheran World Ministries
New York, New York, November 16, 1978
On 13 November the United Nations Security Council passed Resolution 439 calling upon South Africa cancel its unilate...
Type: Newsletter
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
by Lutheran World Ministries
New York, New York, December 1978
Includes a chronology of Namibia from 1949-1978. Contents: Interpreting News Reports from Southern Africa • Recent ...
Type: Newsletter
Africa coverage: South Africa, Namibia
Detroit, Michigan, Undated, about March or early April 1979
Brochure advertising consultation on U.S. investments in South Africa at Central United Methodist Church on April 21,...
Type: Brochure
Africa coverage: South Africa
by Lutheran World Ministries
New York, New York, July 15, 1979
A report by Dr. Paul Wee, General Secretary of Lutheran World Ministries, on his eight-day visit to Namibia, entitled...
Type: Newsletter
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa
by Lutheran World Ministries
New York, New York, September 22, 1980
Early in 1977, the five western countries which were then members of the United Nations Security Council (Canada, Fed...
Type: Newsletter
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa