MC:F33/2/MS1 Papers written by P.V.M. Benecke
It is assumed that most of these papers were presented to societies or intended for publication. See also MC:F33/4/MS2 below.
Paper, entitled ‘Faith, hope, and love’ explaining Benecke’s religious belief and his problems with faith. 13pp.
Untitled paper, on Benecke’s sceptical religious views and church attendance. 14pp.
Paper, entitled ‘Morning and Evening Prayer: A plea for more Unity of Plan’. 12pp.
Paper, entitled ‘Reservation’ on reservation of the Eucharistic host. 3pp.
Paper, on ‘Dr Albert Schweitzer’ presented as speech to [uncertain] society. 8pp.
Paper, entitled ‘The Primitive Doctrine and practice of Confession and Absolution. Ellerton Essay, 1893’. Benecke won the Ellerton Theological Prize for this essay. 57pp.
MC:F33/2/MS1/7 [n.d. H.T. 1917]
Paper, entitled ‘Anointing of the sick’. 3pp.
MC:F33/2/MS1/8 [n.d. post 1923]
Untitled paper with Benecke’s comments on the proposed changes to the regulations for the Honour School of Theology. With ‘Introductory Notes’ and a postscript. 16pp.
MC:F33/2/MS1/9 [n.d. post 1941]
Paper, entitled ‘Explosive Christianity’ on Christianity’s place as a force for revolutionary change. Written on reverse of chapel termcards. 8pp.
MC:F33/2/MS1/10 [n.d. 23 May 1929?]
Paper, entitled ‘Church Music’ presented as speech to a society [possibly Theological Dinner]. 11pp.
MC:F33/2/MS1/11 2 Nov 1951
Letter, Elizabeth Andrews to Dr Clement Webb on behalf of Margaret Benecke on offering papers [MC:F33/2/MS1/1-10 above] to Magdalen College Library. Contains list of above papers.
MC:F33/2/MS1/12 5 Nov 1951
Letter, Clement Webb to C.T. Onions asking whether Magdalen Library will accept papers of Benecke from his sister, Margaret Benecke.
MC:F33/2/MS1/13 15 Nov 1951
Letter, Clement Webb to C.T. Onions on missing leaf from Benecke MS.
MC:F33/2/MS1/14 18 Nov 1951
Letter, Margaret Benecke to C.T. Onions, Fellow Librarian on donation of papers of P.V.M. Benecke to Magdalen College Library. Notes that Clement Webb has already donated paper on Church Music [see above MC:F33/2/MS1/10].
MC:F33/2/MS1/15 19 Nov 1951
Memorandum, Leonard Hodgson to C.T. Onions on missing page of Benecke MS [see above MC:F33/2/MS1/13].
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