Winnipeg Sommerfeld Mennonite Church (Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada)

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Winnipeg Sommerfeld Mennonite Church, August 2017.
Photo: Bert Friesen.

The Winnipeg Sommerfeld Mennonite congregation began services in 1979. The first building was occupied in 1979. In 1993 there were 100 members. The congregation has been affiliated with the Sommerfeld Mennonite Church of Manitoba. The language of worship is German and English. Minister John Elias served in 2002 as a non-salaried congregational leader. Sunday school began in 1980; an organ was installed in 1988.

The church is located at the corner of Simcoe St. and St. Matthews.


Bergen, Peter. History of the Sommerfeld Mennonite Church : That is the Background and First Hundred Years of the Sommerfeld Mennonite Church. Altona, MB: The Church, 2001: 210.

Peters, Jake. "An Annotated Bibliography of Materials Relating to the Sommerfelder Mennonite Church." Research paper, Canadian Mennonite Bible College, 1979.

Sommerfeld Mennonite Church Centennial Celebrations, July 4, 1993, Morris, Manitoba, 1893-1993. 1993: 15.

Additional Information

Address: 345 Simcoe Street, Winnipeg, MB (Co-ordinates 49.89 -97.166111)

Author(s) Samuel J Steiner
Date Published April 1997

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Steiner, Samuel J. "Winnipeg Sommerfeld Mennonite Church (Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. April 1997. Web. 15 Jul 2020.,_Manitoba,_Canada)&oldid=165509.

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Steiner, Samuel J. (April 1997). Winnipeg Sommerfeld Mennonite Church (Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 15 July 2020, from,_Manitoba,_Canada)&oldid=165509.

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