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Cult or Just Weird


Dec 14, 2021

The tree of spiritual munificence must be refreshed from time to time.

Chris gets to learn all about the Amish from someone whose story has been featured on a previous episode.

(thanks to Lizzie Hershberger, co-author of Behind Blue Curtains, for her time & insights!)

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*Search Categories*

Anthropological; Destructive

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*Topic Spoiler*

Amish (current day) & interview with Lizzie Hershberger

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*Further Reading*

https://groups.etown.edu/amishstudies/experts/topics/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anabaptism

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amish

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jakob_Ammann

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swiss_Brethren

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mennonites

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Menno_Simons

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plain_people

https://www.britannica.com/topic/Anabaptists

https://ideaexchange.uakron.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1030&context=amishstudies

https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-difference-between-a-Baptist-and-an-Anabaptist

https://www.discoverlancaster.com/amish/history-beliefs/

https://amishamerica.com/where-do-the-amish-live/

https://www.amishfurniturefactory.com/amishblog/are-there-amish-settlements-outside-the-united-states/

https://scholarlyoa.com/why-dont-amish-use-technology/

https://www.amishvalleyproducts.com/why-do-amish-reject-modern-technology

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*Patreon Credits*

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