Brazil Mennonite Mission (Mennonite Church)

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Brazil Mennonite Mission (Mennonite Church), under the Mennonite Board of Missions and Charities, was founded in 1954, and had the following three stations in Sao Paulo State: Bairro Indianopolis (1954), Sertaozinho (1957), and Valinhos (1957). In 1958 the three stations had 7, 7, and 6 baptized members respectively.

In April 1958 the mission board took over the Amazon Valley Indian Mission founded in 1955, with its headquarters at Araguacema, Goias State.

Author(s) Harold S Bender
Date Published 1959

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Bender, Harold S. "Brazil Mennonite Mission (Mennonite Church)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 28 Feb 2020.

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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 1068. All rights reserved.

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