Bergthaler Mennonite Church (Rosthern, Saskatchewan, Canada)

Jump to navigation Jump to search

The Bergthaler Mennonite Church in Rosthern, Saskatchewan began services and formally organized in 1901. The first building was occupied in 1902. Heinrich Bergen is considered the founding leader of the group. The congregation originated through colonization from Manitoba.

Membership decreased so that in 1966 the congregation formally dissolved and the church building was demolished, having been unused for several years.

It had been affiliated with the Bergthaler Mennonite Church of Saskatchewan. The language of worship was German.


Doell, Leonard. Bergthaler Mennonite Church of Saskatchewan, 1892-1975. Winnipeg: CMBC Publications, 1987.

Author(s) Marlene Epp
Date Published August 1986

Cite This Article

MLA style

Epp, Marlene. "Bergthaler Mennonite Church (Rosthern, Saskatchewan, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. August 1986. Web. 22 May 2024.,_Saskatchewan,_Canada)&oldid=169861.

APA style

Epp, Marlene. (August 1986). Bergthaler Mennonite Church (Rosthern, Saskatchewan, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 22 May 2024, from,_Saskatchewan,_Canada)&oldid=169861.

©1996-2024 by the Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. All rights reserved.