Pictures of life of Masuria Evangelicals in 1946 Cover Image

Obrazy z życia mazurskich ewangelików w 1946 roku
Pictures of life of Masuria Evangelicals in 1946

Author(s): Grzegorz Jasiński
Subject(s): Christian Theology and Religion, History, History of Church(es), Local History / Microhistory, Recent History (1900 till today), Theology and Religion, WW II and following years (1940 - 1949)
Published by: Parafia Ewangelicko-Augsburska (Luterańska) w Gdańsku-Sopocie
Keywords: Edward Szendel; Masuria;XXth century;Evangelical-Augsburg Church;

Summary/Abstract: The article includes reports of the first half of 1946 submitted by Dea-con Edward Szendle, one of the first representatives of the Evangelical-Augsburg Church who came to the Masuria Region after the end of World War II. The author of the reports presents both situation of the Church building up its parish structures within the new area of its activity and also approach, mainly negative, towards both the Church itself and evangelical Masurian people from the part of the Polish state authorities and Catholic settlers coming from Poland to the former East Prussia.

  • Issue Year: 2017
  • Issue No: 11
  • Page Range: 55-69
  • Page Count: 15
  • Language: Polish