By J. Winfield Fretz
The Waterloo Mennonites is actually a communal publication: the substance treats the communal point of the Mennonite group in all its complexity, whereas the e-book itself happened via communal attempt from the scholars and researchers aiding Fretz, some of the agencies and members offering aid, the bigger group together with the 2 universities and Wilfrid Laurier college Press, and public investment organisations.
This booklet seeks to derive a clearer figuring out of the sociological features of a unmarried Mennonite group, starting with the historic and spiritual heritage of the Waterloo Mennonites, reviewing their eu origins, their ethnic identity, and their immigration adventure. It additionally examines their easy associations: faith and church, marriage and the kin, schooling and the varsity, economics and incomes a dwelling, govt and the way they relate to it, their use of relaxation time and techniques of game. It additionally appears on the means Mennonites engage with the bigger society and the way that society responds.
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