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Frank Neil Pohorlak Collection
CFT00023  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Frank Neil Pohorlak Collection
    Dates: 1833-1963
    Collection Number: CFT00023
    Creator/Collector: Pohorlak, Frank Neil
    Extent: 3 Boxes, 3 linear feet
    Repository: Fuller Theological Seminary-David Allan Hubbard Library Archives
    Pasadena, California 91182
    Abstract: Dr. Frank Neil Pohorlak (1907-1988) was an ordained minister, Bible scholar, and editor of various Christian periodical publications. The Frank Neil Pohorlak Collection includes correspondence, photographs, manuscripts, and Bible teaching materials. Published works include Concordant Press publications, pamphlets, and other collected books and journal articles. Dates range from 1833-1963.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Supervised use only. Scholarly use permitted within parameters of copyright law.

    Publication Rights

    All rights reserved.

    Preferred Citation

    Frank Neil Pohorlak Collection . Fuller Theological Seminary-David Allan Hubbard Library Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Donated by Frank Neil Pohorlak

    Biography/Administrative History

    Dr. Frank Neil Pohorlak (1907-1988) was an ordained minister, Bible scholar, and editor of various Christian periodical publications. In the 1940s, he taught a radio program entitled Crossroads Counselor. He contributed to numerous periodicals including “The Link,” “Revelation,” “Our Hope”, “Revelator,” and “War Cry.” In the 1960s, Dr. Pohorlak worked as Contributing Editor with the “Unsearchable Riches” magazine -- a publication of Concordant Press dispensationalists founded by Adolf Ernest Knoch and Vladimir Gelesnoff. Dr. Pohorlak was an enthusiastic proponent of Knoch’s literal translation of the Bible. Dr. Pohorlak’s relationship with Concordant Publishing Concern lasted approximately 50 years. He wrote two booklets, numerous pamphlets, tracts and articles, and conducted Bible studies called ScriptuResearch. He also served as editor for the Concordant Old Testament and the Concordant Keyword Concordance.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Frank Neil Pohorlak Collection includes correspondence, photographs, manuscripts, and Bible teaching materials. Published works include Concordant Press publications, pamphlets, and other collected books and journal articles. Dates range from 1833-1963. A few folders include Dr. Pohorlak’s correspondence with Fuller Seminary founding faculty member Dr. Edward John Carnell, and an article by Fuller Seminary professor George Eldon Ladd with Pohorlak’s comments in the margins.

    Indexing Terms

    Christian publications
    Religious tracts
    Carnell, Edward John, 1919-1967
    Ladd, George Eldon, 1911-1982
    Pohorlak, Frank Neil
    Concordant Publishing Concern -- History
    Unsearchable riches -- History

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