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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MCKENZIE Alexander Mack, a wonderful, kind and lovely man.
He also compares the Brethren to the Amish, citing parallels in the thought of Alexander Mack and Jakob Ammann on such matters as separation, obedience and the ban (59-61).