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
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