Related Links

Related Links MHL Affiliated Sites Institute for the Study of Global Anabaptism Global Anabaptist Wiki Mennonite Quarterly Review Mennonite Historical Society Publications Center for Mennonite Writing “Mirror of the Martyrs” Traveling Exhibit Other Mennonite Historical Collections Mennonite Church USA Archives (Goshen & North Newton) Mennonite Library and Archives (Bethel College, KS) Menno Simons Historical Library […]

Texts & Bibliographies

Texts & Bibliographies Texts Harold S. Bender, The Anabaptist Vision (1943) In December 1943, Mennonite historian and theologian Harold S. Bender delivered a presidential address to the American Society of Church History entitled “The Anabaptist Vision.” This address is a classic statement of key Anabaptist-Mennonite convictions. John D. Roth, ed. Refocusing a Vision: Shaping Anabaptist […]


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The Mennonite Historical Library One of the world’s most comprehensive collections related to Anabaptist and Mennonite history On June 13, 1906, the Alumni Association of Goshen College passed a resolution to establish a Mennonite Historical Library. The collection grew slowly, occupying only three shelves in the college library by 1927. About this time Harold S. […]