Some articles on ecclesiastical, ecclesiastical committee, ecclesiastical committees, provincial ecclesiastical committees:
... On 16 July 1935 Hanns Kerrl was appointed Reich's minister for ecclesiastical affairs, a newly created department ... until 1931 general superintendent of Westphalia) to form the Reich's Ecclesiastical Committee (German Reichskirchenausschuss, RKA) on 3 October 1935, combining neutral, moderate Confessing Christians ... In the course of November state ecclesiastical committees and provincial ecclesiastical committees were to be formed ...
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“What lies behind facts like these: that so recently one could not have said Scott was not perfect without earning at least sorrowful disapproval; that a year after the Gang of Four were perfect, they were villains; that in the fifties in the United States a nothing-man called McCarthy was able to intimidate and terrorise sane and sensible people, but that in the sixties young people summoned before similar committees simply laughed.”
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