ECSA Bulletin

Special Report: The Church Makes a Decision on South Africa/Banks
by Episcopal Churchmen for South Africa
with Gladstone Ntlabati, Edgar Lockwood, JoAnn Price Baehr, Kenneth N. Carstens
New York, New York, United States
Undated, about June 1969
16 pages
This is a report of the May 23, 1969 hearing of the Executive and Finance Committee of the Episcopal Church on the church’s relationship with banks lending to the South African government. Contents: Once to Every Man and Nation • Some Reflections on the Executive Council's Action by a Skeptical South African Churchman by Rev. Kenneth N. Carstens • The Gospel According to Standard & Poor or The Gospel for the Poor: Some Reflections on the Episcopal Church's relations with New York Banks by the Rev. Edgar Lockwood • Resolutions pertaining to the Church's Investments in Southern Africa as adopted by the Executive Council, December 11 and 12, 1968 • From the Resolution on Apartheid, General Convention of the Episcopal Church, September, 1967 • The ten American banks of the consortium providing revolving credit to the Government of South Africa • Text of the Executive and Finance Committee Resolution, May 23, 1969 • The Challenge
Used by permission of former board members of the Episcopal Churchpeople for a Free Southern Africa.
Collection: Private collection of Elizabeth S. Landis