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By J. Denny Weaver

During this pioneering paintings, J. Denny Weaver analyzes past due nineteenth century Mennonite and Amish proposal on atonement, a subject matter of shock for all Christians. He continues that those Anabaptists did have a theology, displayed within the lived religion and of their writings, however it was once threatened via the delight thought of atonement. "Thoroughly documented. . . . a superb old historical past for carrying on with analysis."--C. Norman Kraus, within the Foreword.

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He has attended many conferences where he has offered papers that in one way or another touched the central themes of this book. An article he published on this book's subject in The Mennonite Quarterly Review (1987) was a further case of such conversation. Not least, Weaver cooperated superbly with suggestions from readers and from C. Norman Kraus, the actual editor of this particular SAMH volume. The SAMH editors deeply thank Kraus and Weaver for their hard work and fine cooperation. We believe readers will do the same.

Two Centuries of American Mennonite Literature, 17271928* By Harold S. Bender, 1929 2. The Hutterian Brethren, 15281931 By John Horsch, 1931 3. Centennial History of the Mennonites in Illinois* By Harry F. Weber, 1931 4. For Conscience' Sake* By Sanford Calvin Yoder, 1940 5. Ohio Mennonite Sunday Schools* By John Umble, 1941 6. Conrad Grebel, Founder of the Swiss Brethren* By Harold S. Bender, 1950 7. Mennonite Piety Through the Centuries* By Robert Friedmann, 1949 8. Bernese Anabaptists and Their American Descendants* By Delbert L.

More than any other single individual, Coffman made revivalism palatable to the Mennonite Church. Although he was a contemporary of several of the eight central figures of this study, Coffman's mature theological outlook was shaped much more by the modernizing impulses that confronted Mennonites at the turn of the century than by the inherited, received traditions that shaped the eight central characters of our study. Daniel Kauffman became editor of the official paper of the Mennonite Church and served on all its important committees during the first four decades of the twentieth century.

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