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The Waterloo Mennonites

J. Winfield Fretz

The Waterloo Mennonites

a community in paradox

by J. Winfield Fretz

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Published by Wilfrid Laurier University Press for Conrad Grebel College in Waterloo, Ont., Canada .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Waterloo (Ont. : Regional municipality),
  • Ontario,
  • Waterloo (Regional municipality)
    • Subjects:
    • Mennonites -- Ontario -- Waterloo (Regional municipality),
    • Mennonites -- Ontario -- Waterloo (Regional municipality) -- Social conditions,
    • Waterloo (Ont. : Regional municipality) -- Church history

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-374).

      StatementJ. Winfield Fretz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX8118.6.O6 F74 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 391 p. :
      Number of Pages391
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1901815M
      ISBN 100088920984
      LC Control Number90102912
      OCLC/WorldCa20996573

      All information on this guide is © by the Mennonite Archives of Ontario, Conrad Grebel University College, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Permission is granted to include URL references to this information for noncommercial purposes, provided that proper attribution is :// Indeed by the time the Old Order Mennonites identified as such in in Ontario, there had already been a division in Indiana, and one would soon follow in Pennsylvania. Abraham W. Martin, the Mennonite bishop in the northern part of Waterloo County, could be identified as the spiritual leader of the Old Order Mennonites in ://

        Martens, Hildegard M. Mennonites From Mexico: Their Immigration & Settlement in Canada. pp. Martens, Hildegard M. The Relationship of Religious to socio-Economic Divisions among the Mennonites of Dutch-Prussian-Russian Descent in Canada. pp. Martin, Maurice, editor. Mennonites in Ontario: A Mennonite Bicentennial Portrait Traditionalist Mennonites tend to live in rural areas, and the horse-and-buggy groups are predominantly in southwestern Ontario, especially in north Waterloo Region

      Founded by German Mennonites in the early 19th century, Berlin (now Kitchener) and Waterloo were thriving cities when Peter Moyer published the first edition of the Berlin Daily News on Febru Now called the Waterloo Region Record, the newspaper’s commitment to top-notch reporting and community involvement is nowhere more evident than in “Flash All information on this guide is © by the Mennonite Archives of Ontario, Conrad Grebel University College, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Permission is granted to include URL references to this information for noncommercial purposes, provided that proper attribution is ://?g=&p=


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The Mennonite Historical Society of Canada is utilizing the resources of Mennonite universities in Canada to research and write an updated history book on the history of Mennonites in Canada from They have invited Conrad Grebel University College (Grebel) Archivist-Librarian Laureen Harder-Gissing to co-author this book with Brian Froese, Associate Professor of   Mennonites in Ontario represent diverse identities in occupation, lifestyle, and culture.

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The book asks how the Waterloo-area Mennonites of today earn their living, spend their money and use their leisure time; how families and churches respond to social change and to what degree they are accommodating to or assimilating with the larger Aroundfamilies of Mennonites began to move north from the United States to Canada in search of farm land.

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They cover all locations of Mennonite settlement: Waterloo County, Ontario, America, Russia and world-wide. Titles which have a wider theme but include some Mennonite focus remain in the Waterloo County / Region listing) COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus The twin industrial cities of Kitchener and Waterloo hog a slab of flatland to the west of the Grand River.

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