The Christian Communism of the Hutterite Brethren

  title={The Christian Communism of the Hutterite Brethren},
  author={Robert R. Friedmann},
  journal={Archiv f{\"u}r Reformationsgeschichte},
  pages={196 - 209}
  • R. Friedmann
  • Published 1 December 1955
  • History
  • Archiv für Reformationsgeschichte
In recent years more and more attention has been paid to that strange group of Christian sectarians in northwestern United States and Canada, called the Hutterites, who are living there on great farm colonies in complete community of goods, and who are healthy, economically successful, and increasing in number in spite of a rigid austerity. The amazing thing is that they have been living this kind of life for 425 years, a phenomenon truly unique in social and religious history. Were it not that… 
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