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Roth: Healing in Paraguay - Mennonite World Review

Roth: Healing in Paraguay - Mennonite World Review | Mennonite | Scoop.it
Roth: Healing in Paraguay
Mennonite World Review
In 1951, Mennonite Central Committee leaders in Paraguay invited Dr. John Schmidt and his wife, Clara, to establish a clinic dedicated to treating leprosy.

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Menonos: The Mennonites of Bolivia

Menonos: The Mennonites of Bolivia | Mennonite | Scoop.it
Jordi Ruiz Cirera travelled to Bolivia to meet the Mennonites - a group of people who are struggling to maintain their ancestral way of life.

Via Gisle Oddstad, Sarah Kate Gervasoni
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Mennonites, Monkeys, and Mayan Temples

Mennonites, Monkeys, and Mayan Temples | Mennonite | Scoop.it

Nice short photo gallery on a visit to the Lamanai Maya Site.

 

"...The big surprise for me when we visited the Lamanai Archaelogical Reserve was the Mennonites in Belize. About 10,000 German-speaking Mennonites live in Belize as farmers who live according to their religious beliefs. I particularly admire Mennonites, because their religion is one of the three historic peace churches that advocate pacifism (the others are the Church of the Brethern and the Religious Society of Friends, or Quakers)..."

 


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The Mennonite Communities of Belize Culture

The Mennonite Communities of Belize Culture | Mennonite | Scoop.it

Overview of the mennonites in Belize.

 

"Orange Walk Town in northern Belize hums with progress – a bustling center for agriculture, business, and tourism, and a gateway to nearby attractions such as the Rio Bravo Conservation Area and the Mayan ruins at Lamanai, Orange Walk doesn’t give you the same feeling of being light-years away from the fast pace of the modern world that you’ll get out on the remote cayes of Belize. However, there is one thing about Orange Walk Town that could make you want to grab a newspaper and check the date, and that’s the large Mennonite community residing in the vicinity...."


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Mennonite barn raising

This barn was built by members of the Mennonite community in Hamilton, NY in June, 2009. Enjoy the music of the hammers and the spectacle of a community in a...

Via Marc Crawford , Mankato East High School, Martha Keegan
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4 Quarters, 10 Dimes: My Mennonite Thanksgiving

4 Quarters, 10 Dimes: My Mennonite Thanksgiving | Mennonite | Scoop.it
The Amtrak train from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia always took more than seven hours each way, which is about half again as long as it took to drive. But I didn't own a car when I lived in Pittsburgh, so if I wanted to see my family ...

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Mennonite community ‘distressed’ after 42 children seized

Mennonite community ‘distressed’ after 42 children seized | Mennonite | Scoop.it
A member of a Manitoba Old Order Mennonite community tells Global News that Child and Family Services took 42 children from their homes near Gladstone last week.

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Interesting article on the Mennonites

Interesting article on the Mennonites | Mennonite | Scoop.it

Interesting read about one tourist's encounter with Barton Creek's Mennonites.


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