‘We rely on brotherhood, and the good Lord’

March 1, 2019
Part Three: Amish Family & Brotherhood The Amish could be described as believing strongly in God, the Bible, Jesus, family, and community, or brotherhood, much of which has already been delineated in the previous two articles in Sr. Perspective on ...

What the Amish believe, what they teach

January 1, 2019
Part Two: Religion and Education Though some non-Amish question the Amish belief in Christianity, any discussion with the Lambright family in Mora proves those doubts false. Menno Lambright said, “We depend on the blood of Jesus Christ for our salvation,” ...

‘We’re people like everyone else’

November 1, 2018
Part One: Amish History & Culture Though a trio of articles about the Amish will attempt to delineate different parts of the Amish life-history, culture, religion, education, family, and brotherhood–none of these aspects stand alone, and can’t be truly separated, ...