Difference between revisions of "Guatemala"

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'''Guatemala''' is a country in [[Caribbean, Central and South America|Central America]] with a population of 13,276,517 (July 2009 estimate).<ref name="cia" /> It is bordered by [[Belize]], [[El Salvador]], [[Honduras]], and [[Mexico]]. In 2006 there were four organized Anabaptist-related groups officially associated with [[Mennonite World Conference]] (MWC) with 6,966 total members.<ref name="menno" />  
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'''Guatemala''' is a country in [[Caribbean, Central and South America|Central America]] with a population of 13,276,517 (July 2009 estimate).<ref name="cia" /> It is bordered by [[Belize]], [[El Salvador]], [[Honduras]], and [[Mexico]]. In 2006 there were four organized Anabaptist-related groups officially associated with [[Mennonite World Conference]] (MWC) with 6,966 total members.<ref name="menno" />
  
Click the following link to learn more about other Anabaptist-related groups in the [[Caribbean, Central and South America]].  
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Click the following link to learn more about other Anabaptist-related groups in the [[Caribbean, Central and South America]].
  
 
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== Anabaptist-Related Groups ==
 
== Anabaptist-Related Groups ==
  
In 2006 there were four Anabaptist-related groups officially associated with [[Mennonite World Conference|MWC]] in Guatemala, as well as other independent or unaffiliated groups:  
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In 2006 there were four Anabaptist-related groups officially associated with [[Mennonite World Conference|MWC]] in Guatemala, as well as other independent or unaffiliated groups:
  
*[[Conservative Mennonite Fellowship, Guatemala|Conservative Mennonite Fellowship]]  
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*[[Conservative Mennonite Fellowship, Guatemala|Conservative Mennonite Fellowship]]
*[[Iglesia Evangélica Menonita de Guatemala]]  
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*[[Iglesia Evangélica Menonita de Guatemala]]
*[[Iglesia Nacional Evangélica Menonita Guatemalteca, Guatemala|Iglesia Nacional Evangélica Menonita Guatemalteca]]  
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*[[Iglesia Nacional Evangélica Menonita Guatemalteca, Guatemala|Iglesia Nacional Evangélica Menonita Guatemalteca]]
*[[Mennonite Air Missions, Guatemala|Mennonite Air Missions]]  
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*[[Mennonite Air Missions, Guatemala|Mennonite Air Missions]]
 
*[[Eastern Pennsylvania Mennonite Church]]
 
*[[Eastern Pennsylvania Mennonite Church]]
 
*[[Nationwide Fellowship Churches]]
 
*[[Nationwide Fellowship Churches]]
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== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==
  
[http://www.gameo.org/encyclopedia/contents/G82.html Guatemala] ''on Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online''.  
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[http://www.gameo.org/encyclopedia/contents/G82.html Guatemala] ''on Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online''.
  
 
== Citations ==
 
== Citations ==
  
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[[Category:Caribbean,_Central_and_South_America]]
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Revision as of 15:15, 26 July 2010

Guatemala
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Guatemala: World Factbook, 2009[1]

Area

108,889 sq km

Population

13,276,517 (July 2009)

Languages

Spanish 60%, Amerindian languages 40% (23 officially recognized Amerindian languages, including Quiche, Cakchiquel, Kekchi, Mam, Garifuna, and Xinca)

Religions

Roman Catholic, Protestant, indigenous Mayan beliefs

Ethnicity

Mestizo (mixed Amerindian-Spanish - in local Spanish called Ladino) and European 59.4%, K'iche 9.1%, Kaqchikel 8.4%, Mam 7.9%, Q'eqchi 6.3%, other Mayan 8.6%, indigenous non-Mayan 0.2%, other 0.1% (2001 census)[1]

Groups Associated with MWC

4 (2006)[2]

Membership in MWC Affiliated Churches

6,966 (2006)[2]

Guatemala is a country in Central America with a population of 13,276,517 (July 2009 estimate).[1] It is bordered by Belize, El Salvador, Honduras, and Mexico. In 2006 there were four organized Anabaptist-related groups officially associated with Mennonite World Conference (MWC) with 6,966 total members.[2]

Click the following link to learn more about other Anabaptist-related groups in the Caribbean, Central and South America.

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Anabaptist-Related Groups

In 2006 there were four Anabaptist-related groups officially associated with MWC in Guatemala, as well as other independent or unaffiliated groups:

Annotated Bibliography

External Links

Guatemala on Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online.

Citations

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Guatemala," CIA World Factbook. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/gt.html (accessed 7 August 2009).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "2006 Mennonite and Brethren in Christ World Membership," Mennonite World Conference. http://www.mwc-cmm.org/en15/PDF-PPT/2006mbictotal.pdf (accessed 5 August 2009).