Difference between revisions of "Meserete Kristos Church, Ethiopia"

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==History==
 
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The Meserete Kristos Church grew out of Mennonite Central Committee and Eastern Mennonite Mission's work in Ethiopia which began in 1948.
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===Growth===
 
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The Meserete Kristos Church (MKC) is the primary Anabaptist-related group in Ethiopia. In 2009 the MKC had 484 congregations and 172,299 members.[1]

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History

Origins

The Meserete Kristos Church grew out of Mennonite Central Committee and Eastern Mennonite Mission's work in Ethiopia which began in 1948.

Growth

Contemporary Trends

Important Individuals

Electronic Resources

Annotated Bibliography

Archives and Libraries

External Links

Citations

  1. "2009 Mennonite World Conference Directory for Africa," Mennonite World Conference. http://www.mwc-cmm.org/en15/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=13&Itemid=16 (accessed 20 February 2010).

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