Felicjanów

FELICJANÓW – a village near Bodzanów near Płock, from 1935 in the year the main religious center of one of the two Mariavite Churches – Catholic Mariavite Church.

In the interwar period, the Mariavite movement split, the background of which were the reforms of the current leader of the movement, Archbishop Jan Michał Kowalski. He introduced to the Old Catholic Church in terms of confession, including. the priesthood of women and the mystical marriages of religious with religious sisters. After the January Synod 1935 removed from power, and then forced to move to F., one of the landed estates of the Mariavite movement. From then on, Felicjanów became the second and rival center of the movement after Płock.