BWA Executive Committee Resolution 1933-11.1
The General Secretary during the luncheon hour gave information as to the serious need, even amounting to starvation, among certain sections of the Russian Baptists, and emphasised the duty of expressing sympathy in practical form. At a later stage of the meeting it was resolved:—
“That the Committee has heard with interest and sympathy of organisation “Russian Service” represented by the Rev. I. V. Neprash, and trusts that he and those co-operating with him may receive adequate support in their humanitarian undertaking.”
BWA; Aid; Hunger; Russia; Russian Service.
Original Source Bibliography: Baptist World Alliance: Minutes of Executive Committee, Held in New York City, U.S.A. on Tuesday, November 14th, 1933. London: Baptist World Alliance, 1933.
Original Source Footnote/Endnote: Baptist World Alliance: Minutes of Executive Committee, Held in New York City, U.S.A. on Tuesday, November 14th, 1933 (London: Baptist World Alliance, 1933), p. 7.
Online Document Full Citation: BWA Executive Committee Resolution 1933-11.1 Needs of Baptists in Russia; https://baptistworld.org/resolutions.
In-text Online Document Citation: (BWA Executive Committee Resolution 1933-11.1).
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