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Gospel Witness to Israel Mission (Mennonite Brethren) at Winnipeg, Manitoba, was founded January 1948 by Jacob Pankratz and his wife, who had done mission work among Jews in Toronto, Ontario. In September 1948 the General Conference of the Mennonite Brethren Church of North America took over the responsibility for this mission and delegated the work to its City Mission Committee for supervision and financial support. The chief work the Mission did among the 20,000 Jews of Winnipeg was house to house visitation, and distributing New Testaments and other literature.

Author(s) John A Toews
Date Published 1956

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Toews, John A. "Gospel Witness to Israel Mission." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1956. Web. 22 Jun 2017.

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Toews, John A. (1956). Gospel Witness to Israel Mission. Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 22 June 2017, from

Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 2, p. 551. All rights reserved.

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