Church of the Brethren


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Church of the Brethren:

see BrethrenBrethren,
German Baptist religious group. They were popularly known as Dunkards, Dunkers, or Tunkers, from the German for "to dip," referring to their method of baptizing. The Brethren evolved from the Pietist movement in Germany.
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Second, the 2006 study included a different set of denominations than those who participated in the first two studies: Mennonite Church USA, Church of the Brethren, and Brethren in Christ (U.
Faith traditions represented by those in attendance included the Church of the Brethren, the Episcopal Church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Presbyterian Church (USA), the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), the Roman Catholic Church, the United Church of Christ, and the United Methodist Church.
Remembrances to the Diabetes Foundation, the American Cancer Society, the Springfield Church of the Brethren or First Baptist Church, Springfield.
The peace team, a Church of the Brethren, Mennonite and Quaker initiative, has been in Iraq since 2002.
Springfield Church of the Brethren - Don Kahle will speak at the 10:30 a.
But he's nowhere close to being in the company of Gandhi, who said, "I do not believe in any war," or the Mennonites Church of the Brethren or Quakers who don't hedge their antiwar convictions, much less wait for history.
WHERE: Demonstrators will depart from Church of the Brethren, 337 North Carolina St.
Sunday service for Panorama City Church of the Brethren, 14517 Osborne St.
Springfield Church of the Brethren - Lani Wright of Cottage Grove, an ordained minister with expertise on Brethren hymns, will lead a discussion at 10:30 a.
Catholicism's "just war" teaching has generally kept it from being considered a pacifist religion--at least not in the same way as Quakers, the Church of the Brethren, and Mennonites have been considered.
45,000 NAP Dauphin County Amount Type of Recipient's Name Awarded Award Central Pennsylvania Food Bank $1,350,000 NAP City of Harrisburg $200,000 EZP Community Action Commission $100,000 NAP/CSP Wesley Union CDC $30,136 NAP Franklin County Amount Type of Recipient's Name Awarded Award Franklin County Board of Commissioners $50,000 HOME York County Amount Type of Recipient's Name Awarded Award Children's Aid Society (South PA District) Church of the Brethren $96,322 NAP Community Progress Council Inc.
Sunday service for Church of the Brethren, 14517 Osborne St.

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