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Mennonite statements on peace and social concerns, 1900-1978

Mennonite statements on peace and social concerns, 1900-1978

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Published by Mennonite Central Committee, U.S. Peace Section in Akron, PA .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Church and social problems -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources.,
    • Church and state -- United States -- History -- Sources.,
    • Church and state -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementUrbane Peachey, editor.
      ContributionsPeachey, Urbane., Mennonite Central Committee. U.S. Peace Section.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN37.M36 M46
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 281 p. ;
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4117219M
      LC Control Number80050282

      abstracted in Book Review Index, Historical Abstracts, and America: History and Life. John, Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Mennonite Statements on Peace and Social Concerns, .. Martin H. Schrag James, Janet Wilson, ed. The legacy of a "historic peace church" --A place to stand () --The Anabaptist vision () --Walking the line between church and state () --Christian witness to the state () --Shouldering responsibility for social concerns () --Striving for peace through justice () --Searching for a unique.

      The Mennonites are a group of Christian Anabaptists named after Menno Simons (–). His teachings were a relatively minor influence on the group, though. They are of the historic peace ites are committed to nonviolence, nonviolent resistance/reconciliation, and pacifism.. There are about million Mennonites worldwide as of The Reedley Peace Center meets in the Fellowship Hall of the First Mennonite Church, on 'L' street between 12th and 13th streets in Reedley, California. Meetings are held most Friday evenings, beginning with a potluck at , and the program following (around PM). Misson Statement.

      Description: Since , the quarterly journal, Church History: Studies in Christianity and Culture, has been the chief outlet for the American Society of Church es, forums, and book reviews in Church History address a range of topics dealing with the history of Christianity from its precursors to the modern period, as well as interactions of Christianity with its host cultures.   ELKHART, Ind., June 2, /PRNewswire/ -- Mennonite Church USA (MC USA) released a statement on racial injustice today in response to events surrounding the killing of George Floyd in.


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Mennonite statements on peace and social concerns, 1900-1978 Download PDF EPUB FB2

Mennonite statements on peace and Mennonite statements on peace and social concerns concerns, (Book, ) [] Get this from a library. Mennonite statements on peace and social concerns, [Urbane Peachey; Mennonite Central Committee.

Mennonite Statements on Peace and Mennonite statements on peace and social concerns Concerns, This compilation of Mennonite statements on peace and social concerns identifies the statements of U.S.-based Mennonite organizations.

A copy is located in the Conrad Grebel library (HNM36M46 ).Author: Laureen Harder-Gissing. This is a valuable and important work, and should be {78} purchased by all libraries interested in Mennonite history.

It is a worthy companion to its United States counterpart, Mennonite Statements on Peace and Social Concerns,edited by Urbane Peachey (Akron: Mennonite Central Committee U.S. Peace Section, ).

The relatively high price and the. Title: Series 4: Peace and Social Concerns Committee fonds Dates of creation: Physical description: 48 cm of textual materials Administrative history:The Peace and Social Concerns Committee of MCC Ontario (PSCC) was formed in to liaise with the Peace Section of MCC Canada and the Mennonite Central Committee, and to serve the Ontario.

Hershberger served as chairman of the Mennonite Church Committee on Economic and Social Relations from He played a pivotal role in founding Mennonite Mutual Aid and the Mennonite Community Association and helped to found The Mennonite Quarterly Review.

His major work War, Peace, and Nonresistance appeared in Cited by: 9. Mennonite statements on peace and social concerns, United States: Mennonite Central Committee U.S. Peace Section. [BX /. The results of the study are available in The Mennonite Mosaic: Identity and Modernization, by J.

Howard Kauffman and Leo Driedger, Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, Mennonite Statements on Peace and Social Concerns, Akron, PA: Mennonite Central Committee, Peace Section,pp.f; Duane K. Friesen. Mennonite Statements on Peace (Scottdale, Pa.: Herald Press, ); and Urbane Peachey, Mennonite Statements on Peace and Social Concerns, (Akron, Pa.: Mennonite Central Committee, ).

See: James Lehman and Steven Nolt, Mennonites, Amish and the American Civil War Zehr’s landmark book, Changing Lenses. Augsburger, Myron S. PrincipIes 01 Biblical Interpretation in Mennonite Theology. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, Bauman, Clarence.

The Spiritual Legacy 01Hans. Exegesis of the Book of Micah. Dave Kroeker, trans. Waterloo: University of Waterloo, pp. Mennonite General Conference (O.M.) Statements adopted by the Mennonite General Conference on: The Way of the Christian in Race ed. Mennonite Statements on Peace and Social Concerns, Akron: Mennonite Central Comm8ittee.

U.S. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime 15 results for Books: Mennonite Central Committee. Skip to main search results Amazon Prime. Mennonite statements on peace and social concerns, by and Mennonite Central Committee.

U.S. Peace Section Peachey, Urbane. Peace, Justice and Social Concerns Committee, Peace Problems Committee of the Mennonite Church fonds A Canadian section of this committee was formed in S. Coffman and Jesse B. Martin were prominent members. Mennonite Conference of Ontario and Quebec fonds This conference had a standing committee on Peace, Social and.

Mennonite statements on peace and social concerns, Akron, USA: Library of Congress. Pottier, J. Letters and public statements by the Mennonite Church Canada on social issues Past Items. Days of Prayer and Action for Colombia – May; Development Assistance Accountability Act – Bill C Second Parliamentary Reading on Sept.

19/20, Mennonite Church Peace & Justice Committee. Peachey, Urbane (ed.) Mennonite Statements on Peace & Social Concerns, (Akron PA: Mennonite Central Committee, ).

Polner, Murray & Jim O’Grady. Mennonite Church USA statement on racial injustice. “Jesus Wasn’t White,” a video produced by Mennonite Mission Network’s Peace and Justice Support Network I do support portions of this statement but am highly tired of the Peace and Social Justice stance and movement that has all but taken over our Churches.

Of course we are to. By Mennonite Church Executive Board staff Amid the recent events surrounding the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police, the latest fatal violence against African Americans, Mennonite Church USA (MC USA) joins in mourning and lament.

We lament that this is yet another example of the simmering racial injustice that pervades America, and we pray for. Mennonite women’s groups have a long and colorful history.

Circles of Sisterhood, the new book by Anita Hooley Yoder tells the story of Mennonite women’s groups for the past century. The book will be released at a book launch and author signing at the Mennonite Women USA centennial celebration during the Mennonite Church USA Convention in Orlando, Florida, on.

Mennonite Central Committee Peace Section, A Message from the Consolation on Conscience and Conscription, Novemin Urbane Peachey, ed.,  Mennonite Statements on Peace and Social Concerns,   (Akron, Pa.: Mennonite Central Committee U.S. Peace Section, ), Posts about Mennonites written by Ted Grimsrud.

Ted Grimsrud [This article is a substantial revision of an earlier article that was published as, “Whither Contemporary Anabaptist Theology,” in Ted Grimsrud, Embodying the Way of Jesus: Anabaptist Convictions for the Twenty-First Century (Wipf & Stock Publishers, ), It was written in but has not been.

John Howard Yoder (–) was an American theologian and ethicist best known for his defense of Christian most influential book was The Politics of Jesus, which was first published in Yoder was a Mennonite and wrote from an Anabaptist perspective.

He spent the latter part of his career teaching at the University of Notre Dame. Inmedia reports. 23 July –24 June Mennonite World Conference (MWC) lost Alfred Neufeld Friesen, a prolific author, theologian, historian and teacher who shaped Anabaptist theology globally.

He died 24 June in Muenster, Germany, after treatment for liver cancer and kidney problems. “Alfred Neufeld had a zest for life, friendship, and for our global church,” .MCC Peace Office Newslet no.

1 (January-March ): "Paraguay Mennonites: Immigrants, Citizens, Hosts" Annotated Bibliography. Bender, Harold S. "Church and State in Mennonite History." Mennonite Quarterly Rev no. 2 (April ): In this article Bender reviews the history of Mennonite relationships with the state.