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Polish National Catholic Church Collection

1952-1988.

Origination : Polish National Catholic Church of America
Extent : 2.5 linear inches.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
English and Polish.

Administrative Information

Source

Chiefly Polish National Catholic Church of America.

Preferred Citation

Polish National Catholic Church Collection (PNC), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Pamphlets, leaflets, clippings, programs, church bulletins, photocopies, and mimeographed documents on the Polish National Catholic Church, bishops Hodur and Zawistowski, and Polish culture and accomplishments.

Background

Christian denomination founded by Francis Hodur in 1897 in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Fr. Hodur was elected bishop in 1904 at the First General Synod of the Polish National Catholic Church. He died in 1953. Joseph C. Zawistowski was ordained in 1948 and consecrated bishop in 1978. Along with Rev. Theodore L. Zawistowski he translated a number of Bishop Hodur's writings from Polish into English.

Index

Hodur, Franciszek, 1866-1953.
Zawistowski, Joseph C.
Zawistowski, Theodore L.
Polish National Catholic Church of America.


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