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Amish - Wikipedia

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The Amish are a group of traditionalist Christian church fellowships with Swiss Anabaptist origins. They are closely related to, but distinct ...

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

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Learn about Pennsylvania Amish history & traditional beliefs. The community of Plain Amish in Pennsylvania is the oldest & largest Amish community in the ...

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

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Aug 8, 2004 ... The Amish movement was founded in Europe by Jacob Amman (~1644 to ~1720 CE), from whom their name is derived. In many ways, it ...

Amish History - Exploring Amish Country

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Amish history tells the story of a faithful people whose enduring culture was forged in fires of hardship and persecution.

Amish History - LancasterPA.com

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The history of the Amish & Mennonites of Lancaster County, PA, from their early founding in Europe in the 1600's to life in today's modern society.

WGBH American Experience . The Amish . Amish in America | PBS

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An intimate portrait of contemporary Amish faith and life, this film examines how such a closed and communal culture has thrived within one of the most open, ...

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

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Aug 15, 2014 ... History The Amish have been in America for a long time. The first ones arrived in the early 18<sup>th</sup> century to escape religious persecution in ...

Amish Origins | Amish Studies

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Amish Origins. Amish roots stretch back to the time of the Protestant Reformation in sixteenth-century Europe. ... Steven M. Nolt, A History of the Amish. 3rd ed.

Origins of the Old Order Amish

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Dec 27, 1997 ... The Amish, called "The Plain People" or Old Order Amish, originated in Switzerland about l525. They came from a division of the Mennonites or ...

Amish - History, Significant immigration waves, Settlement patterns ...

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Overview. The year 1993 marked the existence of 300 years of Amish life. Extinct in their European homeland, today they live in more than 200 settlements in 22 ...