Beliefs: Mennonite Faith and Practice

Beliefs: Mennonite Faith and Practice

by John D. Roth
     
 

Ask any person randomly on the sidewalk what they know about the Mennonites and chances are their answer will include Mormons, black clothes and buggies, or general confusion. This short, engaging book gives a brief account of what Mennonites believe. From the beginnings of the Anabaptist (or Mennonite) movement in the 16th-century, to biblical interpretation, baptism… See more details below

Overview

Ask any person randomly on the sidewalk what they know about the Mennonites and chances are their answer will include Mormons, black clothes and buggies, or general confusion. This short, engaging book gives a brief account of what Mennonites believe. From the beginnings of the Anabaptist (or Mennonite) movement in the 16th-century, to biblical interpretation, baptism, understandings of the church, ethics, and the complex question of denominationalism, John D. Roth provides a solid framework for on-going conversations about faithful discipleship in the Mennonite church today.
An online study guide is available for this title. 172 Pages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780836192704
Publisher:
Mennomedia, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
236,469
Product dimensions:
5.06(w) x 7.81(h) x 0.38(d)

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Meet the Author

John D. Roth is professor of history at Goshen College where he also serves as director of the Mennonite Historical Library and editor of The Mennonite Quarterly Review. He has edited and authored several books, including Engaging Anabaptism: Conversations with a Radical Tradition.

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