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What is the Amish Ordnung?-What the Ordnung prohibits and prescribes; purpose of the Ordnung; how the Ordnung is created and changes; violating the Ordnung


Where do the Amish come from? -Amish Anabaptist roots in Europe;  martyr history; Jakob Amman and the 1693 division; migration to America


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  1. Bruce Bucholz

    The Huterites & Pacifists in Chains

    I am wondering if anyone has a copy of the Ordnung that was used by the Rockport Colony in Alexandria, South Dakota from 1910-20. I am using this for a graduate class. Also, does anyone know where I can get a copy of an Ordnung?