Excommunication and shunning; Swartzentruber Amish; Troyer Amish; Tobe Amish; Swiss Amish; Adams County, IN; Andy Weaver Amish; Dan Church


This compilation includes two sections. The first addresses the schism of the Tobe Hostetler Church and the Troyer-Stutzman Church beginning in 1938 in the Holmes-Wayne Counties, OH, area. Several separately authored accounts of the same events detail the events. The second section provides an account of the Old Order Church-Andy Weaver Church schisms in the early 1950s. [Abstract by editor]


In this special issue, only the editor's introduction and the book reviews are available online. All other content, due to their sensitive nature, are available only in the print issue. Visit the APASA website (www.amishstudies.org) to order a print copy.