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The Casey Amish congregation has been one of the most conservative Beachy Amish churches in practice. A small faction at [[Harmony Christian Fellowship (Millington, Maryland, USA)|Harmony Christian Fellowship]] in Millington, [[Maryland (USA)|Maryland]], was not satisfied with the direction the church was going. This faction withdrew and eventually made its way to Kentucky. The church retained the German language in 2005.  
 
The Casey Amish congregation has been one of the most conservative Beachy Amish churches in practice. A small faction at [[Harmony Christian Fellowship (Millington, Maryland, USA)|Harmony Christian Fellowship]] in Millington, [[Maryland (USA)|Maryland]], was not satisfied with the direction the church was going. This faction withdrew and eventually made its way to Kentucky. The church retained the German language in 2005.  
  
In 2017 the church was a member of the [[Beachy Amish Mennonite Fellowship]] and had a membership of 79. The bishop was Lester S. Beachy, and the ministers were Melvin S. Beachy, Titus Beachy, Joe W. Borntrager and Joseph J. Borntrager.
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In 2018 the church was a member of the [[Midwest Beachy Amish Mennonite Church]] and had a membership of 79. The bishop was Lester S. Beachy, and the ministers were Melvin S. Beachy, Titus Beachy, Joe W. Borntrager and Joseph J. Borntrager.
 
= Bibliography =
 
= Bibliography =
 
"Amish Mennonite Churches in Kentucky." The Beachy Amish Mennonites. 2013. Web. 29 January 2018. http://www.beachyam.org/churches/ky.htm.
 
"Amish Mennonite Churches in Kentucky." The Beachy Amish Mennonites. 2013. Web. 29 January 2018. http://www.beachyam.org/churches/ky.htm.
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Latest revision as of 18:42, 10 April 2018

The Casey Amish Mennonite Church in Liberty, Kentucky, USA was established in 1974.

The Casey Amish congregation has been one of the most conservative Beachy Amish churches in practice. A small faction at Harmony Christian Fellowship in Millington, Maryland, was not satisfied with the direction the church was going. This faction withdrew and eventually made its way to Kentucky. The church retained the German language in 2005.

In 2018 the church was a member of the Midwest Beachy Amish Mennonite Church and had a membership of 79. The bishop was Lester S. Beachy, and the ministers were Melvin S. Beachy, Titus Beachy, Joe W. Borntrager and Joseph J. Borntrager.

Bibliography

"Amish Mennonite Churches in Kentucky." The Beachy Amish Mennonites. 2013. Web. 29 January 2018. http://www.beachyam.org/churches/ky.htm.

Anderson, Cory Alexander. "The Diffusion of Beachy Amish Mennonite Congregations in the US South: A Regional Chronicle and Spatial Analysis." Unpublished paper, 2006: 40. Web. 29 January 2018. http://www.beachyam.org/librarybooks/Anderson(2006)_Diffusion.pdf.

Anderson, Cory. The Amish-Mennonites of North America: a portrait of our people. Medina, New York: Ridgeway Publishing, 2012: 99.

Mennonite Church directory (2017): 39.

Additional Information

Address: 655 Hicks Road, Liberty, Kentucky

Phone:

Denominational Affiliations:

Midwest Beachy Amish Mennonite Church

Map

Casey Amish Mennonite Church


Author(s) Sam Steiner
Date Published January 2018


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Steiner, Sam. "Casey Amish Mennonite Church (Liberty, Kentucky, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. January 2018. Web. 23 Jul 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Casey_Amish_Mennonite_Church_(Liberty,_Kentucky,_USA)&oldid=160375.

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Steiner, Sam. (January 2018). Casey Amish Mennonite Church (Liberty, Kentucky, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 23 July 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Casey_Amish_Mennonite_Church_(Liberty,_Kentucky,_USA)&oldid=160375.




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