#18 - Discipleship in Context: Papers Read at the Menno Simons 500 International Symposium

1997, 169 pp

In this volume the papers are published of a symposium which was held in July 1996, in Elspeet, the Netherlands on the occasion of the commemoration of the 500th Anniversary of Menno Simons' birth year. Could Menno Simons still inspire Mennonite congregations throughout the world existing in a society which had experienced a totally different cultural and social development? The answer is a resounding yes!


  • Part I—General Introductions: Mennonite Discipleship for the Twenty-First Century (Graham Cyster), Discipleship in the Life and Times of Menno Simons (Gerke J. J. van Hiele)
  • Part II—Christ in Different Contexts: Ethiopian Mennonite (Shamsudin Abdo), African-American (Wilma Ann Bailey), Indonesian (Aristarchus Sukarto), in Menno (Lydia Neufeld Harder)
  • Part III—Keywords in Discipleship: Indian-Hindu (Shant S. Kunjam), Latin American (Daniel Schipani), Russian-German Anabaptist (Heinrich Loewen, Jr.), in Menno (C. Arnold Snyder)
  • Part IV—The Cost of Discipleship: in Menno (Neal Blough)
  • Part V—Worship (Milka Rindzinski, Herutomo), One Greater than Menno (Gerhard Ratzlaff)
  • Part VI—Conclusions

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