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  1. Illinois Mennonite Relief Sale Friday, Saturday Posted atRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    It's time to celebrate the arrival of spring and an invitation to the 56th Annual Illinois Mennonite Relief Sale to be held Friday evening and Saturday at the Interstate Center, Bloomington.

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  2. Mennonite and Catholic relief agencies partnerRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Disaster News Network

    ... Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen, which includes Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset and Warren counties. The Mennonites bring their own tools, equipment and food. CCDOM is providing all building supplies through a grant of funds from Catholic ...

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  3. Back to basics: Annual sales part of connection with Mennonites, AmishRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | Green Bay Press-Gazette

    ... What distinguishes Mennonite from Amish communities? Both are Christian-based and share historical heritage, but Mennonites allow modern technology and contemporary attire more than the Amish. These modest, tight-knit communities also find ways to ...

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  4. Anti-hunger fundraiser highlights Mennonite food, craftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | Green Bay Press-Gazette

    ... What distinguishes Mennonite from Amish communities? Both are Christian-based and share historical heritage, but Mennonites allow modern technology and contemporary attire more than the Amish. These modest, tight-knit communities also find ways to ...

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  5. Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen, and Mennonite Disaster...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Courier News

    Sandy-impacted families are getting back in their homes thanks to a partnership between Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen, and the Mennonite Disaster Service.

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  6. Shirley Anne ThieszenRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Garden City Telegram

    Shirley Anne Thieszen was born Feb. 29, 1936, to Ben and Susie Goertzen at Mt. Lake, Minn.

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  7. MIFF's Short Films: Mermaids, Unicorns, and Fancy CatsRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Miami New Times

    ... Tabsch), most of them are not about really fancy felines. They're also about synchronized swimming, fugitive Mennonites, and Palestinian refugees, because, y'know, diversity. For those who, like us, always thought synchronized swimming was just some ...

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  8. Mennonite and Catholic relief agencies partnerRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Disaster News Network

    ... Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen, which includes Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset and Warren counties. The Mennonites bring their own tools, equipment and food. CCDOM is providing all building supplies through a grant of funds from Catholic ...

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  9. Mennonite and Catholic relief agencies partnerRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Disaster News Network

    ... Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen, which includes Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset and Warren counties. The Mennonites bring their own tools, equipment and food. CCDOM is providing all building supplies through a grant of funds from Catholic ...

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  10. TV shows head into the wild with a tool beltRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... a run of Amish-themed reality programming in the past few years, a lot of it not particularly complimentary. Mennonites are somewhat different in their beliefs from the Amish, including not being averse to using power equipment, and "Mennonite Made" ...

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  11. Daily Life In Paraguay: Photos Capture Unseen Side Of South AmericaRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Switched

    ... a dirt road near the town of Nueva Durango in the department of San Pedro in Paraguay, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. Mennonites began migrating to Paraguay around 1926 from Mexico and Canada and are Paraguay's largest dairy producers. (Jorge Saenz/AP) ...

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  12. The Seniorsa Scene The Trafton Travelers are heading to the Amish CountryRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... we will be off to the Mennonite Information Center to learn more about the unique way of life of the Amish and Mennonites. We will have lunch on our own in a nearby village. In the afternoon, we will explore the Landis Valley Museum and Village. The ...

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  13. Manitoba Mennonites closer to return of 36 childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... of the older children in the community complained to police because they "didn't like their lifestyle." Old-order Mennonites typically shun modern conveniences, including electricity and cars, and adhere strictly to Biblical teachings. While most ...

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  14. Orthodox Mennonites closer to return of kids after some criminal charges stayedRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Madison Publishing

    ... of the older children in the community complained to police because they "didn't like their lifestyle." Old-order Mennonites typically shun modern conveniences, including electricity and cars, and adhere strictly to Biblical teachings. While most ...

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  15. Charles C. Haynes: Do corporations have religious freedom?Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2014 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... company in a manner consistent with Biblical principles.' And Conestoga Wood is operated by a family of devout Mennonites who 'integrate their faith into their daily lives, including their work,' according to court documents. It should not be ...

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  16. Assault charges stayed against four Old Order MennonitesRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Brandon Sun

    Four community men have had their charges dropped, and more accused are expected to have their charges stayed later this week.

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  17. Charges stayed against some old-order Mennonites, many children still in careRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Canada.com

    A justice official says charges have been stayed against four men and one woman from the old-order community but they must still comply with a peace bond.

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  18. The Woody Allen Problem: How Do We Read Pacifist Theologian (and Sexual Abuser) John Howard Yoder?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | Religion Dispatched

    ... Studies at the University of Kansas. Her dissertation research is on conflicts over sexual diversity among Mennonites in the U.S., particularly as those conflicts pertain to LGBTQ Mennonites. She is the Spring 2014 Sias Graduate Fellow at the Hall ...

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  19. Charles C. Haynes: Do corporations have religious freedom?Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... company in a manner consistent with Biblical principles." And Conestoga Wood is operated by a family of devout Mennonites who "integrate their faith into their daily lives, including their work," according to court documents. It should not be ...

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