Alt-Täufer was a designation often used for the Mennonites in Switzerland to distinguish them from the Neutäufer, a church founded in 1832 by Samuel Fröhlich, which included some former members of the Emmental Mennonite congregation.
Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe; Schneider, 1913-1967: v. I, 48.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 83. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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