The history of the Amish church began with a schism in Switzerland within a
group ..... Since 1990 some twenty people of Russian Mennonite background
Aug 8, 2004 ... The Amish: history, beliefs, practices, conflicts, diseases, etc. ... This is a loving
portrait, warts and all, of an often-misunderstood people.
Learn about Pennsylvania Amish history & traditional beliefs. The community of
Plain Amish in Pennsylvania is the oldest & largest Amish community in the ...
Although the first Amish arrived in America in the mid 1700s, the European ...
They began thriving after mid 20th century and, today, their population has
swelled to more than a quarter of a million people in ... America's Historical
Not to be confused with the term anti-Baptist, these Anabaptist Christians challenged the reforms of Martin Luther and others during the Protestant Reformation, rejecting infant baptism in favor of baptism (or re-baptism) as believing adults. Later known as the Mennoni... More »
The history of the Amish & Mennonites of Lancaster County, PA, from their early
... The Plain People trace their origin back to the Protestant Reformation in ...
Amish history tells the story of a faithful people whose enduring culture was
forged in fires of hardship and persecution.
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 ...
In 1998, for example, two Amish men in Lancaster County were charged with
selling cocaine to other young people in their community. And in 1999, as many
Mar 17, 2015 ... Recently the Amish people have become known to many through reality ....
writing, and math, along with Amish history, farming techniques and ...