Amish Quilts: The History And Importance

AMish Quilts

[vc_row full_width=”” parallax=”” parallax_image=”” type=”full_width” height=”” background_style=”normal”][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text css_animation=””]Upon entry into an Amish quilt shop in most settlements today, one can find a vast array of quilts in all sorts of colors, sizes, styles, and patterns. As an Amish proprietor reported, “You get all kinds of people. So, we try to do all kinds of

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Amish Buggy Facts

Amish Buggy Facts

To give precise information on Amish Buggies is harder than it may seem. This is because they differ according to the sect of the particular Amish group in the area. Every Amish church has its own set of rules and regulations set forth by the leadership of that Church, meaning the bishops and elders. These

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Amish Life FAQ’s

amish faq

Welcome to Amish Life FAQs where you can get answers to your specific questions about the Amish Lifestyle. If you do not find the answer to your specific question, click the “contact us” tab on the right and we will pose your question to one of several Amish friends and acquaintances and post their response

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Amish Religion: The Roots

Amish Religion

Picture sixteenth century Europe, where the powerful Roman Catholic Church dictated every aspect of its citizens’ civil and religious life. The Church baptized infants and made Church membership compulsory. But a new religious movement dared to press for something unheard of – separation of Church and government. This Movement, founded around 1534 (some say 1525)

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Amish Culture: Diversity and Sameness

amish culture

To the outsider, the Amish look and act the same. Amish culture hallmarks include – living in rural areas, resisting modernization, wearing special clothing, and married men have beards. They rally around a Member who is in physical or financial need. Barn raisings show a relational culture that mutually responds to member needs. But, one

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