Anabaptists - -cannot participate in secular government-passivists-self-sustaining communities-forbidden to go to court-share everything in

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Anabaptists (“re-baptizers”) *-Mennonites (Mennosimons) 700,000 (100,000 in U.S.) -Amish (Jacob Ammann) 135,000 -Hutterites (Jacob Hutter) 43,000 in U.S. Mennonites: -Literalistic interpretation - Zurick, Switzerland *-have to live apart from secular culture *-Church lost form when it became intertwined with state -Has to be voluntary believer/re-baptized
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Unformatted text preview: -cannot participate in secular government-passivists-self-sustaining communities-forbidden to go to court-share everything in common-look for consensus of communities understandings-practice ban (eg: public sins)-missionary minded-no rank= all equal before God-men in charge...
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This note was uploaded on 05/30/2010 for the course TRAD 104 taught by Professor Freeble during the Spring '08 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.

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