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The Amish are a group of traditionalist Christian church fellowships with Swiss Anabaptist ... Those who followed Ammann became known as Amish. In the early  ...

Origins of the Old Order Amish

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Dec 27, 1997 ... There are no Amish left in Europe; The Amish were saved from extinction by William Penn who granted a haven from religious persecution in ...

Pennsylvania Amish History & Beliefs | Story of the Plain Amish in ...

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The community of Plain Amish in Pennsylvania is the oldest & largest Amish ... His writings and leadership united many of the Anabaptist groups, who were ...

The Amish: 10 things you might not know - USA Today

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Aug 16, 2014 ... The sect arose from a late-17<sup>th</sup> century schism in the Anabaptist church by followers of Jakob Amman, a Swiss minister who believed that ...

What nationality are Amish - Answers.com

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According to Wikipedia, there are several European migrant nationalities represented by 'Amish'. German, Dutch, and Swiss, apparently are represented in the ...

THE AMISH: history, beliefs, practices, etc. - Religious tolerance

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Aug 8, 2004 ... The Amish who split from Mennonites generally lived in Switzerland and in the southern Rhine river region. During the late 17th century, they ...

Who are the Amish? | Summary of origin, history, beliefs, and ...

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A summary of the origin, history, beliefs, and present day success of the Lancaster County Pennsylvania Amish (with Mennonites and Anabaptists) - Who are the ...

Amish - ReligionFacts

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Mar 17, 2015 ... Amish. The Amish are members of an Anabaptist Christian denomination who are especially known for their separation from society, for living ...

Is being Amish a religion or an ethnic group? | Yahoo Answers

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Mar 25, 2010 ... Can anyone be Amish if they convert or is "Amish" an ethnicity? ... Best Answer: Its a community of people who hold a similar belief. They are ...

Amish & the Plain People - Lancaster PA Dutch Country

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Welcome to the Amish of Lancaster County - their beliefs, lifestyle, and ... When technological society comes crashing down, the Amish are the ones who will ...

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Who are the Amish, and what are their beliefs?

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Why do the Amish reject technology in favor of a more simple lifestyle? ... Answer: The Amish are a group of people who follow the teachings of Jacob Ammann, ...

Amish Origins | Amish Studies

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Amish roots stretch back to the time of the Protestant Reformation in ... were called Anabaptists (rebaptizers) because they baptized adults who had previously ...

The origin of the Amish in Europe - Religious tolerance

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Mar 25, 2009 ... These seven principles remain the basic guidelines used by the Swiss Brethren and Amish to this day. Some radical Anabaptists who expected ...