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BWA General Council Resolution 1994.7

The General Council of the Baptist World Alliance, meeting in Uppsala, Sweden from 18-24 July 1994:

OFFERS sincere thanks to the Baptist Union of Sweden for the warmth of their welcome and the generosity of their hospitality;

ACKNOWLEDGES the welcome to Sweden given by Dr. Terry Caribom, President of the City Council, the Most Reverend Archbishop Gunnar Weman of the Swedish Christian Council, and the Reverend Krister Andersson of the Swedish Free Church Council;

COMMENDS with sincere appreciation the Reverend Birgit Karlsson, General Secretary of the Baptist Union of Sweden, and the local arrangements committee for their success in preparing for the largest ever Baptist World Alliance General Council;

EXPRESSES warm gratitude and loving thanks to our President, General Secretary, staff members, leaders of divisions, departments, committees, commissions and others whose labour behind the scenes has contributed to the successful conduct of this Council.


Original Source Bibliography: Lotz, Denton, editor. Baptist World Alliance 1994 Yearbook: Minutes of the General Council Meeting and Directory. McLean, VA: Baptist World Alliance, 1994.

Original Source Footnote/Endnote: Denton Lotz, ed., Baptist World Alliance 1994 Yearbook: Minutes of the General Council Meeting and Directory (McLean, VA: Baptist World Alliance, 1994), p. 119.

BWA General Council Resolution 1994.7

Online Document Full Citation: BWA General Council Resolution 1994.7 Appreciation;

In-text Online Document Citation: (BWA General Council Resolution 1994.7).

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