An apostle of faith and of the nation

Gheorghe Cotenescu (1886-1965), the son of a priest from Muscelul, was a tempestuous and upright soul who, since his student days, worked to defend Romanian cultural and national values, contributing to the work of regeneration and the creation of a unified Romanian state. The personality of the priest Gheorghe Cotenescu has marked the cultural and religious life of the society since the turn of the century. As a member of the leadership of several professional and cultural societies at the beginning of the 20th century (sections of the Cultural League, the Theological Students’ Society, the Conservatory Students’ Society, the “Carmen” […]

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