Rt. Rev. Walter Howard Frere, CR

Malines Conversations (Member, 1921-1927)

Walter Howard Frere, CR was a co-founder of the Anglican religious order the Community of the Resurrection, Mirfield, and Bishop of Truro (1923-1935). He was a member of the Anglican delegation to the Malines Conversations in the 1920s, and active in various other ecumenical projects including relations with the Russian Orthodox Church. He was a noted liturgical historical scholar; he was also a high churchman and a supporter of Catholic ideas. In his early writings and addresses, he emphasised the importance of spiritual life, and explained some of the liturgical revision which was then in preparation. [Wikipedia]