Old Mennonites is not the official name of any Mennonite body, but in North America it is often popularly used to refer to the Mennonite Church in contrast to various bodies of "New" Mennonites which split off from it.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 1113. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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MLA style: Bender, Harold S. "Old Mennonites." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 22 May 2013. http://www.gameo.org/encyclopedia/contents/old_mennonites.
APA style: Bender, Harold S. (1959). Old Mennonites. Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 22 May 2013, from http://www.gameo.org/encyclopedia/contents/old_mennonites.