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Historical account of the Ephrata Cloister and the Seventh Day Baptist Society

by A. Monroe Aurand

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion,
  • Seventh-Day Baptists,
  • German Americans,
  • Ephrata Cloister,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statementby A. Monroe Aurand, Jr. ; illustrated with wood cuts by Howard Pyle
    ContributionsPyle, Howard
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF159.E6 A8 1940
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 pages :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25621298M
    OCLC/WorldCa1432583

    The Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley is dedicated to discovering, gathering and preserving materials and data relative to the heritage of the community known as the Cocalico Valley. The Cocalico Valley is defined as the Townships of East & West Cocalico, Clay, Ephrata, West Earl, and a portion of Earl, as well as the Borough's of Akron. Historical Archaeology at Ephrata Cloister, a series of yearly reports on excavations and investigations at the Lancaster County historic site, written by Stephen G. Warfel, senior curator of archaeology for The State Museum of Pennsylvania, reveals the value of historical archaeology as it literally uncovers the myths and biases concerning the unusual communal society.

      The last celibate member died in , and the following year, the remaining Householders were incorporated into the German Seventh Day Baptist Church. Today, Showalter is working on the first “Householder Homecoming,” inviting descendants of early community members to explore the place of their ancestors. cooking with the pennsylvania dutch by a. monroe aurand, jr. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    In , the last four followers incorporated themselves into the German Seventh Day Baptist Church, closing the book on Ephrata's period as a commune. National Park Service Visitors to the Ephrata Cloister can see tour guides dressed in . The Ephrata Cloister or Ephrata Community was a religious community, established in by Johann Conrad Beissel at Ephrata, in what is now Lancaster County, grounds of the community are now owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and are administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.. Marie Kachel Bucher, the last .


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MONROE AURAND, Jr. Illustrated with wood cuts by HOWARD PYLE Saron (left) and Saal, at Ephrata, (Pa.) in Press Comments: "Readable and informative."—. The Society declined after the death of the charismatic Beissel in The last celibate member died in and the next year the remaining Householders incorporated into the German Seventh Day Baptist Church.

Members continued to live and worship in the Cloister buildings until the close of the Church in Historical account of the Ephrata cloister and the Seventh Day Baptist Society.

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Monroe Aurand, Jr. The Aurand Press, Harrisburg. The Ephrata Cloister: An Introduction, by Eugene E. Doll. Drawings by Ralph D. Welcome to Historic Ephrata Cloister. Preserving a Legacy of William Penn’s Holy Experiment.

Since its start inthe Historic Ephrata Cloister has attracted visitors fascinated by the community’s unique lifestyle that allowed the creation of incredible architecture, original music, significant publications, and remarkable art. Seventh Day Baptists (SDBs) are a Baptist denomination which observes the Sabbath on the seventh-day of the week—Saturday—in accordance with the Biblical Sabbath of the Ten Commandments (ExodusDeuteronomy ).The movement originated in midth century England and spread within a few years to the British colonies in Norththe.

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Monroe Aurand, Jr. $ This history recounts the formation of the Seventh Day Baptist congregation in Ephrata from the early Pietist movement in Germany to the founding of Ephrata and other communities in southeastern Pennsylvania in the s/5.

Historic Ephrata Cloister, Ephrata, PA. 3, likes talking about this 3, were here. Historic Ephrata Cloister, founded inwas a protestant monastic community.

Members, mostly German /5(). Seachrist, Denise A. - Snow Hill and the German Seventh-Day Baptists: heirs to the musical traditions of Conrad Beissel's Ephrata Cloister, Ph.D. Dissertation, Kent State University, Viehmeyer, L.

Allen - The Bruderlied and the Schwesterlied of the Ephrata Cloister, Yearbook of German-American Studies. 31 (): Cocalico means. However, the cloister remained open untilas a German Seventh Day Baptist Church for the married family members.

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania bought the Ephrata Cloister during The acre complex is now open to the public. Inafter the death of the last celibate residents of the Cloister, the remaining Householders formed the German Seventh Day Baptist Church.

Church members continued to use the buildings and worship at Ephrata untilwhen the congregation at Ephrata closed. The property was then placed under the management of a court appointed receiver.

Historical account of the Ephrata cloister and the Seventh Day Baptist Society Danville, Montour County, Pennsylvania. A collection of historical and biographical sketches. The Seventh Day Baptist denomination was started by Puritan Separatists who left England for the freedom of worship that was available in seventeenth-century Rhode Island, while the nineteenth-century founders of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and the Church of God (Seventh Day) were Millerites-followers of a Baptist preacher named William.

Historical Account Of The Ephrata Cloister And The Seventh Day Baptist Society Good. Panels are somewhat browned along edges. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another Historical Account of the Ehprata Cloister and the Seventh Day Baptist Society Aurand, A.

Monroe. Thank you, Seventh Day Baptist Historical Society, for becoming a bu siness member of the Ephrata Cloister Associates. Your membership shows that you are committed to the preservation of this National Historic Landmark and to the mission of the Ephrata Cloister Associates.Purpose of Project The Ephrata Cloister or Ephrata Community was a religious community, established in by Johann Conrad Beissel at Ephrata, in what is now Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

Ephrata Cloister was a protestant monastic community of celibate Brothers and Sisters supported by a married congregation who lived near the settlement.Historical account of the Ephrata cloister and the Seventh Day Baptist Society The Watsons Go To Birmingham The historical memorial of the centennial anniversary of the presbytery of Huntingdon held in Huntingdon, Pa., April 9, ; published by the authority of the presbytery.