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Collection 172 Records of the Pan African Christian Leadership Assembly

Identifier: CN-172

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, minutes of meetings, news releases and other material relating to the PACLA meeting.

Also documented in the collection is the one day evangelistic rally held by Billy Graham at the conclusion of the Assembly. Persons featured include Assembly planners and speakers. Subjects reflect issues of education, missions, and the impact of political conditions in on evangelization on the continent.


  • Created: 1975-1978

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There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

Biographical or Historical Information

Meeting for evangelical African church leaders and missionaries in Nairobi, December 1976; grew out of of an informal meeting of African leaders at the 1974 International Congress on World Evangelization held at Lausanne, Switzerland; attended by 737 delegates from 48 countries; convened to plan for the needs and opportunities of the growing Christian church in Africa on a continental scale; proceedings published as TOGETHER IN ONE PLACE; a one day Billy Graham evangelistic rally was held after the meeting; assembly was one of a series of regional meetings that followed the 1974 Lausanne Congress.


1.05 Cubic Feet

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Repository Details

Part of the Billy Graham Center Archives Repository

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