Menno 2011

In celebration of the Mennonite Jubileum Year, the International Menno Simons Center, Foundation for Mennonite Monuments in Friesland and the Mennonite Fellowship “De Lytse StreeK” invite you to visit three exhibitions and to follow the meditation route past5 churches between Witmarsum and Pingjum, Friesland, 2 miles apart, from May 14 – Sept. 3, 2011. Click for details:

Mennonite – My Passion!

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Photographer Bert Janssen made fantastic portraits of impassioned local members of all the Mennonite fellowships. Seen together, they illustrate the beating heart of the Mennonite brotherhood in the Netherlands. More...

Mennonite Diaspora
This exhibition documents and illustrates the centuries-long migration of Mennonites to all parts of the world starting with the life of Menno Simons, shown briefly in an entirely new multi-media presentation. More...


Passing on the Comfort -Exhibition of quilts and comforters made by North American Mennonite women, sent to offer warmth and comfort to Europeans at the close of WWII. More...

Contourkerk Witmarsum
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