a convention of the bishops of the Anglican communion, held about every 10 years at Lambeth Palace to confer but not to define doctrine or to legislate on ecclesiastical matters.
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Origin of Lambeth Conference
First recorded in 1865–70
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British Dictionary definitions for Lambeth Conference
the decennial conference of Anglican bishops, begun in 1867See also Lambeth Quadrilateral
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