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Ciudad Cuauhtémoc, Chihuahua (911 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

of Cuauhtémoc developed after the coming of the Mennonites in the 1920s although very few Mennonites lived in town, for it was the Mennonite shopping
Steinbach Pride (695 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Steinbach Pride (also known as the March for Equality) is an annual pride march and rally in Steinbach, Manitoba. The first event, which was attended by
Allan Kroeker (104 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Allan Kroeker (born April 10, 1951, in Winnipeg, Manitoba) is a Canadian film and television director, cinematographer, screenwriter, film editor and film
René Leegte (229 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
René Willums Leegte (born 8 July 1968, in The Hague) is a Dutch politician and former businessman. As a member of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy
Chad Kroeger (1,523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chad Robert Kroeger /ˈkruːɡər/ (né Turton; born November 15, 1974) is a Canadian musician, best known as the lead singer and guitarist of the rock band
Mike Morrice (461 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Morrice MP (born July 22, 1984) is a Canadian politician serving as the member of Parliament (MP) for Kitchener Centre since 2021. A member of
Gerrit de Vries (politician) (51 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Gerrit Abrahamszoon de Vries (22 February 1818 – 4 March 1900) was a Dutch jurist and politician who served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 4
Phillip H. Wiebe (289 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Phillip H. Wiebe (August 23, 1945 – October 26, 2018) was a Canadian philosopher. He was the Chair of the Department of Philosophy, Professor of Philosophy
Fred Penner (731 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Frederick Ralph Cornelius Penner CM OM (born November 6, 1946) is a Canadian children's entertainer and musician known for the song 'The Cat Came Back'
Sod house (615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interior walls. There are a variety of designs, including a type built by Mennonites in Prussia, Russia, and Canada called a semlin, and a variety in Alaska
Travis Toews (514 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Travis Toews (born 1964) is a Canadian politician elected in the 2019 Alberta general election to represent the electoral district of Grande Prairie-Wapiti
Edward C. Eicher (742 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward Clayton Eicher (December 16, 1878 – November 30, 1944) was a United States representative from Iowa, federal securities regulator and Chief Justice
Delano, Tennessee (165 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
operates a popular produce market. The Mennonites are under the oversight of the Noah Hoover Old Order Mennonites of Scottsville, Kentucky. "Delano". Geographic
Horse and buggy (848 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Amish, parts of the Old Order Mennonites, a few Old Order River Brethren and parts of the German-speaking "Russian" Mennonites in Latin America but also by
Peter Harder (politician) (411 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
V. Peter Harder PC (born August 25, 1952) is a Canadian former senior civil servant who was named to the Senate of Canada to represent Ontario on March
Annemarie Jorritsma (616 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Annemarie Jorritsma-Lebbink (born 1 June 1950) is a Dutch politician of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD) and businesswoman. She is the
Ed Fast (1,627 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward D. Fast PC QC MP (born June 18, 1955) is a Canadian politician who has served as the member of Parliament (MP) for Abbotsford since 2006. A member
Mark Warkentin (340 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mark Warkentin (born November 14, 1979) is an American open water swimmer and swimming coach. After graduating from San Marcos High School in 1998, Warkentin
Matt Wiebe (265 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Matthew "Matt" Wiebe, MLA is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba in a by-election on March 2, 2010. He succeeded
Don Plett (1,056 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Donald Neil Plett (born May 14, 1950) is the Leader of the Opposition in the Canadian Senate, since November 5, 2019. He is the founding president of the
Garry Unger (383 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Garry Douglas Unger (born December 7, 1947) is a former professional ice hockey centre who played 16 seasons in the National Hockey League from 1967 until
Brendan Fehr (553 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brendan Jacob Joel Fehr (born October 29, 1977) is a Canadian film and television actor, perhaps best known for portraying Michael Guerin in the WB television
Brendan Fehr (553 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brendan Jacob Joel Fehr (born October 29, 1977) is a Canadian film and television actor, perhaps best known for portraying Michael Guerin in the WB television
James W. Loewen (1,731 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James William Loewen (February 6, 1942 – August 19, 2021) was an American sociologist, historian, and author. He was best known for his 1995 book, Lies
Rudy Wiebe (957 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
settle the Canadian west. He did not speak English until age six since Mennonites at that time customarily spoke Low German at home and standard German
Daley Peters (185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Daley Peters (born September 18, 1984) is a Canadian curler from Winnipeg, Manitoba. He was back to back Manitoba Junior curling champion in 2004 and 2005
Hendrik Willem Mesdag (319 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hendrik Willem Mesdag (23 February 1831 – 10 July 1915) was a Dutch marine painter. He was born in Groningen, the son of the banker Klaas Mesdag and his
Palmeira, Paraná (573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
anarchist colony of America, Cecilia Colony. And, in 1951, came the German Mennonites who founded the Witmarsum Colony and the Witmarsum Joint Agricultural
Henry Friesen (406 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Henry George Friesen CC OM FRSC (born July 31, 1934) is a Canadian endocrinologist, a distinguished professor emeritus of the University of Manitoba and
Art Bergmann (950 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Arthur Frank Bergmann CM (born February 8, 1953 in Vancouver, British Columbia) is a Canadian rock singer-songwriter who was one of the key figures in
Carl Zehr (403 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Carl Zehr (born c. 1945) is a former politician in Ontario, Canada. He was the mayor of Kitchener, Ontario from 1997 to 2014. Prior to that he was a city
Paul Revere (musician) (532 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Paul Revere Dick (January 7, 1938 – October 4, 2014) was an American musician, best known for being the leader, keyboardist and (by dropping his last name
Adolph Rupp (2,510 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Adolph Frederick Rupp (September 2, 1901 – December 10, 1977) was an American college basketball coach. He is ranked seventh in total victories by a men's
Cameron Friesen (342 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cameron Scott Friesen, MLA is a Canadian politician and member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for Morden-Winkler, currently serving as the Manitoba
Cindy Klassen (2,033 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cindy Klassen, OM (born August 12, 1979) is a Canadian retired long track speed skater. She is a six-time medallist having achieved one gold, two silver
Swiss Mennonite Conference (490 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mennonite Suisse) is an Anabaptist Christian body in Switzerland. The Swiss Mennonites are the oldest and were possibly the most influential body of Anabaptists
Cameron Friesen (342 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cameron Scott Friesen, MLA is a Canadian politician and member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for Morden-Winkler, currently serving as the Manitoba
Fellowship of Evangelical Churches (753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
half of the 19th century, the time before the Amish split into Amish Mennonites and Old Order Amish, several members of the Amish Egly family immigrated
Mechanicsville, Maryland (961 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mechanicsville is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in St. Mary's County, Maryland, United States. It is adjacent to the community
Raymond Chan (589 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Raymond Chan PC (Chinese: 陳卓愉; pinyin: Chén Zhuōyú; Jyutping: Can4 Ceok3 Jyu4; born 1951) is the first Chinese Canadian to be appointed to the Cabinet
Russia Germans (845 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
century, significant groups of Germans from Russia (including Russian Mennonites) began to emigrate to Canada, the United States, Brazil, and Argentina
John Sawatsky (479 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Ferdinand John Sawatsky (born 1948) is a Canadian author, journalist and interviewer. Born in Winkler, Manitoba in 1948, he graduated from Mennonite Educational
Mark Warawa (249 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mark Warawa (May 7, 1950 – June 20, 2019) was a Canadian politician. Formerly a businessman and loss prevention officer as well as a city councillor in
Scottsville, Kentucky (1,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
main settlement of the Noah Hoover Mennonites, also called "Scottsville Mennonites", a branch of Old Order Mennonites. They did not emerge from a single
Kelvin Goertzen (1,402 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kelvin Goertzen MLA (born June 12, 1969) is a Canadian politician who served as the 23rd premier of Manitoba from September to November, 2021. A member
Amanda Lindsey Cook (1,181 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Amanda Lindsey Cook (born Amanda Falk; May 8, 1984), also known as Falcon (since 2020) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and contemporary Christian music
Henry Overholt (586 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consumption instead of strictly for medicinal purposes. The Overholts were Mennonites and the church did not approve of the sale of Overholt's "Old Farm Whiskey"
Bergthal Colony (193 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The Bergthal Colony is a former Russian Mennonite settlement in what is now Ukraine. The colony consisted of five villages—Schoenfeld, Heuboden, Bergthal
Columbia Bible College (1,394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1970, Mennonite Brethren Conference of B.C. and the Conference of Mennonites in B.C. entered into a five-year working agreement to operate one Bible
Ray Neufeld (188 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Raymond Matthew Neufeld (born April 15, 1959) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey right winger originally from Winkler, Manitoba. He is currently
Paul Hiebert (missiologist) (561 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Paul Gordon Hiebert (13 November 1932 – 11 March 2007) was an American missiologist. He was "arguably the world's leading missiological anthropologist
Erna Braun (179 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Erna Braun is a politician in Manitoba, Canada. She was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba in the 2007 provincial election, in the electoral
Wadsworth Institute (563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1811–1890), was hired from among European Mennonites, who generally had more education than North American Mennonites. Enrollment averaged 34 students annually
Vic Toews (8,361 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Victor Toews PC QC (/ˈteɪvz/; born September 10, 1952) is a Paraguayan-Canadian politician and jurist. Toews is a judge of the Court of Queen's Bench of
John Augspurger Farm No. 2 (94 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
two-story, rectangular farmhouse represents part of the grouping of the Amish Mennonites' settlement buildings. It is designed in the I-house style in an Amish
Paul P. Enns (523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Paul P. Enns (born June 17, 1937) is an evangelical Christian pastor, biblical scholar and writer who serves as a full-time minister at Idlewild Baptist
Colter Wall (1,157 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Colter Wall (born June 27, 1995) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and musician. Known for his deep, gruff baritone and narrative songwriting, Wall's music
Mountain Lake, Minnesota (3,753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the 1,800 Low German (or more specifically, Plautdietsch) speaking Mennonites from Russia who settled there between 1873 and 1880. Although the city
Werner Schmidt (371 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Werner Schmidt (born January 18, 1932) is a Canadian former politician, a teacher, and school principal. Schmidt was vice-president of Lethbridge Community
George Sawatzky (1,071 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
George Albert Sawatzky FRSC FRS (born 16 May 1942, Winkler, Manitoba, Canada) is a Canadian physicist, known for his research in solid state physics and
Yarrow, British Columbia (886 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Valley at the foot of Vedder Mountain. The village was first settled by Mennonites in the late 1920s, following the draining of Sumas Lake and the reclamation
Jacob Penner (1,416 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jacob Penner (August 12, 1880 – August 28, 1965) was a popular international socialist politician in Canada. A founder of the Social Democratic Party of
Jan Guenther Braun (177 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jan Guenther Braun is a Canadian writer from Osler, Saskatchewan. Braun is best known for her 2008 novel Somewhere Else, which is considered an important
James Reimer (3,527 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Reimer (/ˈraɪmər/; born March 15, 1988) is a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender currently playing for the San Jose Sharks of the National
Jack Wiebe (395 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Edward Neil "Jack" Wiebe, SOM (May 31, 1936 – April 16, 2007) was a Canadian farmer and politician. He served as a provincial politician, the 18th
Harry Schellenberg (307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Manitoba Votes 2003". CBC. Retrieved 11 November 2010. Urry, James (2006). Mennonites, politics, and peoplehood: Europe, Russia, Canada, 1525-1980. [Winnipeg]:
James Lepp (217 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Lepp (born November 19, 1983) is a Canadian professional golfer and entrepreneur. Lepp was born in Abbotsford, British Columbia and attended high
Believers in Christ, Lobelville (838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
joined the Titus Hoover Mennonites, a subgroup of the Stauffer Mennonites. In 1954 deacon Jonas Nolt left the Titus Hoover Mennonites with followers from
East Reserve (739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hespeler to Russia to recruit Mennonite farmers to the region. The first Mennonites to visit the area in 1872 were Bernhard Warkentin and Jacob Yost Shantz
Jan Wagenaar (277 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jan Wagenaar (25 October 1709 – 1 March 1773) was a Dutch historian, best known for his contributions to Tegenwoordige staat van nederland and Vaderlandsche
Joseph Funk (437 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was changed to Harmonia Sacra in 1851. The book is still is in use by Mennonites today. The Southern Musical Advocate and Singer's Friend was a 16-page
Rosenort, Manitoba (243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Settlement. The community was settled by 31 Plautdietsch-speaking families of Mennonites of Dutch descent, who came from the Molotschna colony in the Russian Empire
Robert Godshall (234 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert W. "Bob" Godshall (May 15, 1933 – November 24, 2019) was a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 53rd District
Joe Doerksen (806 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Joseph Daniel Doerksen (born October 9, 1977) is a Canadian retired mixed martial artist. A professional from 1999 until 2014, he fought in the UFC, WEC
Nook, Pennsylvania (76 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Beale Township, along Pennsylvania Route 35, with a zip code of 17058. Mennonites and other persons of Pennsylvania Dutch descent inhabit the small settlement
Randolph Peters (381 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Randolph Peters (born 28 December 1959) is a Canadian composer who is known for his output of roughly 100 film scores made mostly for Canadian films. Peters
Gayle Friesen (140 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gayle Friesen (born September 18, 1960) is a Canadian author of young adult novels. She was raised in Chilliwack, British Columbia. She has a B.A. from
Faunsdale, Alabama (808 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
90, down from 98 in 2010. Faunsdale is home to a community of Holdeman Mennonites, the such community outside of Greensboro, Alabama. The town has the only
Aad Kosto (380 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Arie "Aad" Kosto (born 9 January 1938) is a retired Dutch politician of the Labour Party (PvdA) and jurist. Kosto attended the Gymnasium Leiden from April
Fernheim Colony (394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Plautdietsch-speaking settlement of Mennonites originally from Russia of about 5000 in the Chaco of Paraguay. Mennonites from the Soviet Union founded it
Michael J. Neufeld (487 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael J. Neufeld is a historian and author. He chaired the Space History Division at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum from 2007 to 2011
Bacalar (545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
named a "Pueblo Mágico" in 2006. Between 2005 and 2010 so-called Russian Mennonites who speak German established a colony in Salamanca which had 967 inhabitants
Dallas Harms (169 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dallas Harms (July 18, 1935 – October 12, 2019) was a Canadian country music singer-songwriter. Twenty of Harms' singles made the RPM Country Tracks charts
Holland, Kentucky (189 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
disband. The community in Holland then decided to join the Noah Hoover Mennonites in nearby Scottsville. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological
Thom Allison (516 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thom Allison is a Canadian actor. He is best known for his regular recurring role as Pree in the television series Killjoys, for which he won the Canadian
Paul Hiebert (writer) (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Scribes (1984) Magdalene Redekop (2020). Making Believe: Questions About Mennonites and Art. University of Manitoba Press. "Dr. Paul G. Hiebert". University
Roland Penner (1,205 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Roland Penner CM OM QC (July 30, 1924 – May 31, 2018) was a political activist and lawyer who became a cabinet minister in the Manitoba provincial government
B. B. Janz (417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mennonite Brethren Church who was instrumental in assisting thousands of Mennonites in emigrating from the Soviet Union to Canada. Janz was born in Konteniusfeld
Edzo Toxopeus (744 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Edzo Hendrik Toxopeus[needs Dutch IPA] (19 February 1918 – 23 August 2009) was a Dutch politician and diplomat of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy
West Reserve (389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
establishment of Rural Municipalities. Rather than using open field farming, Mennonites lived in street villages called Strassendorfs, and built housebarns, many
Brian Doerksen (1,620 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brian Robert Doerksen is a Canadian Christian singer-songwriter and worship leader from Abbotsford, British Columbia. Doerksen was a member at a local
Fleetwood, Pennsylvania (960 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
An Old Order Mennonite community resides near Fleetwood. The Old Order Mennonites in the area belong to the Groffdale Conference Mennonite Church and use
One true church (6,098 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to insure purity of life and separation from the world. The Holdeman Mennonites teach that their Church of God in Christ is the one true church. Anabaptist
Claas Epp Jr. (839 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
exemption from military service, which was so important to nonresistant Mennonites. Those most concerned with these changes were looking toward North America
Pratum, Oregon (252 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"meadow". The community was settled in the late 19th century by a group of Mennonites, many of them of Swiss extraction. A branch of the narrow-gauge Oregonian
Paul Steckle (1,224 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Paul Daniel Steckle (born 10 May 1942) is a former Canadian Member of Parliament for Huron—Bruce and a member of the Liberal Party of Canada. Born in Zurich
Sarah Klassen (423 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sarah Klassen (born 1932) is a Canadian writer. She is the author of A Feast of Longing and one other short fiction collection, The Peony Season, and five
Karl Friesen (384 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Karl Heinz Friesen (born June 30, 1958) is a Canadian-born German former professional ice hockey goaltender. Friesen spent most of his career in Germany
Thieleman J. van Braght (258 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thieleman Janszoon van Braght (29 January 1625 – 7 October 1664) was the Anabaptist author of the Martyrs Mirror or The Bloody Theater, first published
Reuben Epp (255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
works in Plautdietsch (Mennonite Low German). His parents were Russian Mennonites who emigrated from Russia to Canada, where Epp was born. Epp was educated
Thieleman J. van Braght (258 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thieleman Janszoon van Braght (29 January 1625 – 7 October 1664) was the Anabaptist author of the Martyrs Mirror or The Bloody Theater, first published
Conicville, Virginia (211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
-78.69. Conicville/Cabin Hill was founded by European, primarily Swiss (Mennonites) and Germanic immigrants, who emigrated through Pennsylvania, in the mid
Dan Snyder (ice hockey) (1,288 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Daniel Joseph Snyder (February 23, 1978 – October 5, 2003) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He played as a centre in the National Hockey
Walter Deloenus (470 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wouter Deelen (English: Walter Deloenus, Latin: Gualterus Delenus, French: Gualtier Delvin)(c.1500–1563) was a Dutch Anabaptist, Greek and Hebrew scholar
Benno Friesen (152 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Benno Friesen (27 June 1929 – 29 September 2021) was a Canadian administrator, professor and politician. Friesen served as a Progressive Conservative party
Michael Shellenberger (4,022 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael D. Shellenberger (born June 16, 1971) is an American author and former public relations professional whose writing has focused on the intersection
John Strohm (congressman) (793 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
John Strohm (October 16, 1793 – September 12, 1884) was an American politician from Pennsylvania who served as a Whig member of the U.S. House of Representatives
Goessel, Kansas (2,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the next decade, one-third of Mennonites in Russia moved to North America. In 1874 a large number of Mennonites from the Molotschna Colony emigrated
Vern Thiessen (445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Vern Thiessen (born c. 1964) is a Canadian playwright. Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Thiessen studied at the University of Winnipeg and graduated with a
Johannes Kielstra (631 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Johannes Coenraad Kielstra (13 November 1878 – 1 April 1951) was a professor and Governor of Suriname from 1933 until 1944. During World War II, he increased
Old Beachy Amish (583 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Old Beachy Amish or Old Beachy Amish Mennonites, also called Midwest Beachy Amish Mennonites, are a Plain, car-driving Beachy Amish group, that preserves
Old Beachy Amish (583 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Old Beachy Amish or Old Beachy Amish Mennonites, also called Midwest Beachy Amish Mennonites, are a Plain, car-driving Beachy Amish group, that preserves
Michelle Sawatzky-Koop (245 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michelle Sawatzky-Koop (born July 14, 1970 in Steinbach, Manitoba) is a Canadian former volleyball player and radio broadcaster. She competed at the 1996
Novoslobidka (154 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
founded in 1859 as Rosengarten (Ukrainian: Розенгартен) by German-speaking Mennonites settling the Chortitza Colony; it was renamed to Novoslobidka in 1920
Gathie Falk (952 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gathie Falk CM OBC is a Canadian painter, sculptor, installation and performance artist based in Vancouver, British Columbia. Since the 1960s, she has
Erhart Regier (374 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Erhart Regier (January 15, 1916 – October 22, 1976) was a Canadian politician, who represented the electoral district of Burnaby—Coquitlam in the House
The Calvary Hour (556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
78 rpm records on their own record label, Faith. Although produced by Mennonites, the program never had any official standing within any Mennonite denomination
Abram Bowman Kolb (137 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Abram Bowman ("A. B.") Kolb (1862–1925): teacher and publisher; born 10 November 1862 near Berlin (now Kitchener), Ontario, to Jacob Z. and Maria (Bowman)
Yates County, New York (1,653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2000. 5.46% of the population over 5 years old, mostly Wenger Old Order Mennonites, report speaking Pennsylvania German, German, or Dutch at home, a further
Ernie Epp (129 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Abram Ernest (Ernie) Epp (born September 28, 1941) is a Canadian historian and former politician. Currently a professor of Canadian and environmental history
Rick Neufeld (184 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Rick Neufeld is a Canadian folk singer. Neufeld was born in Deloraine, Manitoba and raised near Boissevain. Neufeld attended Mennonite Collegiate Institute
Paul Janz (639 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Paul Janz (born 1951) is a Canadian theologian who was formerly a prominent singer-songwriter of pop rock music in the mainstream and contemporary Christian
Barbara Nickel (412 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Barbara Kathleen Nickel (born June 22, 1966, in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan) is a Canadian poet. She was raised in Rosthern, Saskatchewan. She graduated from
Roelof Kruisinga (1,163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Medical Association). Kruisinga was born in Grijpskerk. His family were Mennonites, but Kruisinga decided not to be baptized and to become a member of the
A. E. van Vogt (6,094 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Alfred Elton van Vogt (/væn voʊt/ VAN VOHT; April 26, 1912 – January 26, 2000) was a Canadian-born science fiction author. His fragmented, bizarre narrative
Liz Fyfe (3,614 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Elisabeth Fyfe (born May 11, 1987) is a Canadian curler from Winnipeg, Manitoba. She attended the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts as second on Kerri
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Writings, a Quadricentennial Tribute, 1536-1936, Scottdale, Pa., 1936. Mennonites in Europe, Scottdale, Pa., 1942. Mennonite History, Scottdale, PA, 1942
Waterloo–St. Jacobs Railway (320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
later train. The Railway allowed visitors to see farms of the Old Order Mennonites and visit the village of St. Jacobs. The railway ceased operation in 2000
Roy Vogt (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1934-1997)". GAMEO. Retrieved February 24, 2020. James Urry (2006). Mennonites, Politics, and Peoplehood. University of Manitoba Press. "Roy Vogt Memorial
Lynnette D'anna (476 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lynnette D'anna (born 1955 as Lynnette Dueck) is a Canadian writer. She is a novelist who authors contemporary Canadian literature. D'anna was born in
Leonard Ratzlaff (175 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Leonard Peter Ratzlaff, CM, AOE (born January 27, 1949) is the choral conductor for Edmonton's Richard Eaton Singers. Born in Swalwell, Alberta, he obtained
Howard Dyck (551 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Howard Dyck, CM (born November 17, 1942) is a Canadian conductor and broadcaster. He was born in Winkler, Manitoba. Based in Waterloo, Ontario, he has
Refusenik (2,612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greek-Catholic Church, Baptists and other Protestant groups, Russian Mennonites, and Jehovah's Witnesses. A typical basis to deny emigration was the alleged
Christopher Voth (108 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher Voth (born (1990-09-27)27 September 1990) is a Canadian male volleyball player. He is part of the Canada men's national volleyball team. On
Jon Klassen (2,212 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jon Klassen CM (born November 29, 1981) is a Canadian writer and illustrator of children's books and an animator. He won both the American Caldecott Medal
John D. Roth (184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A Christian View, Beliefs: Mennonite Faith and Practice, Stories: How Mennonites Came to Be, and Practices: Mennonite Worship and Witness. He discussed
Katherena Vermette (1,639 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Katherena Vermette (born 29 January 1977) is a Canadian writer, who won the Governor General's Award for English-language poetry in 2013 for her collection
Lê Thị Hồng Liên (53 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Lê Thị Hồng Liên is a Christian teacher from Vietnam. She taught for the Mennonite Church in Vietnam. She was arrested in June 2004 along with other members
Paul Dyck (401 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Paul Dyck (born April 15, 1971) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman and currently the head coach and general manager of the Manitoba
Lois Braun (162 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lois Braun (born 1949) is a Canadian writer. She was shortlisted for the Governor General's Award for English-language fiction at the 1986 Governor General's
Curwin Friesen (194 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Curwin Friesen is a former President and Chief Executive Officer of Friesens Corporation, Canada's largest printer of hardcover books. Friesen was raised
Ed Bickert (4,072 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward Isaac Bickert, CM (November 29, 1932 – February 28, 2019) was a Canadian guitarist who played mainstream jazz and swing music. Bickert worked professionally
Pfeffernüsse (1,143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
small spice cookies, popular as a holiday treat with Germans, and ethnic Mennonites in North America. Similar cookies are made in Denmark, and The Netherlands
Rural Municipality of Hanover (655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Hanover, for Plautdietsch-speaking Mennonites immigrants from the Russian empire. In 1873, these Mennonites signed an agreement with the Canadian government
Siegfried Enns (120 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Siegfried John Enns (26 April 1924 – 25 January 2020) was a Progressive Conservative party member of the House of Commons of Canada. He was a social worker
West Montrose, Ontario (1,233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
community from Montrose in Welland County. By the early 1850s, other Mennonites from Pennsylvania began arriving to this part of Waterloo County, settling
Unfulfilled Christian religious predictions (2,672 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This article lists unfulfilled Christian religious predictions that failed to come about in the specified time frame, listed by religious group. Adventism
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Willem Carel Mauve (2 February 1803, Rotterdam – 24 February 1869, Haarlem), was a Mennonite minister and writer. He was the father of the painter Anton
Erich L. Ratzlaff (426 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the book European Mennonites and the Holocaust, addressing Ratzlaff's Nazi history. Along with some other prominent European Mennonites, the full history
James Urry (198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
New Zealand. Urry is considered an authority on the history of Russian Mennonites. Urry did his undergraduate studies at the University College London and
Jack Thiessen (638 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Jack Thiessen (born 14 April 1931) is a Russian Mennonite teacher, translator, and writer from Manitoba, Canada. Alongside Arnold Dyck and Reuben Epp,
Dyck (198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Dutch surname (van) Dijck, which is also common among Russian Mennonites. Anthony van Dyck (1599–1641), Flemish artist Cornelius Van Allen Van
Jack Thiessen (638 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Jack Thiessen (born 14 April 1931) is a Russian Mennonite teacher, translator, and writer from Manitoba, Canada. Alongside Arnold Dyck and Reuben Epp,
Maurice Vellacott (3,911 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Maurice Vellacott (born September 29, 1955) is a former Canadian politician. He served in the House of Commons of Canada from 1997 to 2015 as Member of
Palmer Theological Seminary (1,245 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the American Baptist Churches USA. United Methodists, Presbyterians, Mennonites, African Methodist Episcopalians, and other Protestant church denominations
Joseph Donnermeyer (201 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Joseph F. Donnermeyer (born 5 December 1949) is a Professor Emeritus at Ohio State University, School of Environment and Natural Resources. His main subject
Berks County, Pennsylvania (3,263 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mennonites first bought land in the area in 1949. In 2012, Old Order Mennonites bought two large farms in the Oley Valley. The Old Order Mennonites in
Nguyễn Hồng Quang (374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vietnamese Mennonite pastor freed, Asia News, August 2005 Vietnam: Attack on Mennonites Highlights Religious Persecution, Human Rights Watch, October 2004 Mennonite
David Waltner-Toews (738 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
David Waltner-Toews OC (born 1948) is a Canadian epidemiologist, essayist, poet, fiction writer, veterinarian, and a specialist in the epidemiology of
Gordon Friesen (300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
regarded as one of the earliest novels by an American Mennonite author about Mennonites. Friesen and his wife Cunningham were also members of the Almanac Singers
Beverly Lewis (1,053 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Beverly Marie Lewis (née Jones) is a Christian fiction novelist and adult and children's author of over 100 books. Lewis is a former schoolteacher and
John D. Kauffman (472 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trance and who was seen as a "sleeping preacher". The Kauffman Amish Mennonites, a group with about 3,500 members, still adhere to his teachings. John
Arnold Dyck (173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
German-speaking Canadians. University of Toronto Press. 1984. Leo Driedger (2000). Mennonites in the Global Village. University of Toronto Press. v t e
Dolynske, Zaporizhzhia Raion, Zaporizhzhia Oblast (224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1809 as Kronstal or Kronsthal (Ukrainian: Кронсталь) by German-speaking Mennonites settling the Chortitza Colony. In 1892, its name was changed to Pavlivka
Sommerfelder (113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sommerfeld Mennonites or Sommerfeld Mennonite Church (German: Sommerfelder Mennoniten-Gemeinde), are a subgroup of the so-called Russian Mennonites that took
Peter Jansen (politician) (718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
such as freedom from conscription, Jansen's father advised concerned Mennonites to emigrate to North America. Because of the elder Jansen's position as
Matt Epp (1,037 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Matt Epp (born November 25, 1980) is a Canadian singer-songwriter from Winnipeg, Manitoba. He has released several albums and collaborated with artists
Chris Huebner (953 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher Kennedy Huebner (born 1969) is an associate professor of theology and philosophy at Canadian Mennonite University, as well as co-editor of
Randall Wiebe (388 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Randall G. Wiebe is a playwright, stage actor, voice actor, artistic director, creative director, chaplain, art instructor, and artist living in Rosebud
Alan Kreider (1,381 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Perspective,' in Gerald W. Schlabach and Margaret Pfeil, eds., Sharing Peace: Mennonites and Catholics in Conversation (Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2013)
Tim Neufeld (1,265 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This article covers the solo career of Tim Neufeld and his career with his band Tim and the Glory Boys. For Neufeld's career as part of Starfield, see
Dora Dueck (373 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dora Dueck (born 1950) is a Canadian writer. She is the author of three novels and a collection of short fiction. Her second novel, This Hidden Thing,