From the Archives: Lambeth Conference, 1948

From the Archives: Lambeth Conference, 1948

By Mary Klein, archivist As Bishop Noble Powell made plans to attend the Lambeth Conference of 1948, the Standing Committee of the diocese surprised him with the announcement that a fund to send not only the bishop, but his wife to England had been established. Mary...
Bishop Whittingham in Europe 1834

Bishop Whittingham in Europe 1834

By Mary Klein, diocesan archivist Maryland’s fourth bishop, William R. Whittingham, became rector of St. Luke’s Church, New York City, on October 1, 1831, at the age of 26. He had married Hannah Harrison the previous year, and his son Edward was six months old when he...