Crystal Springs Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada)

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Crystal Springs Hutterite Bruderhof, was founded near Magrath, Alberta, in 1930 by members of the New Elm Springs Hutterite Colony (Ethan, South Dakota, USA). Their preachers in 1950 were Peter Entz and Peter J. Entz. In 1947 the Bruderhof had 40 baptized members in a total of 104 souls.

Daughter colonies of the Crystal Springs Hutterite Colony include: Acadia Hutterite Colony (Oyen, Alberta, Canada); Rose Glen Hutterite Colony (Hilda, Alberta, Canada); and Starbrite Hutterite Colony (Foremost, Alberta, Canada).

In 2017 the Crystal Spring Hutterite Colony was a Lehrerleut colony.

Additional Information

Location

Magrath, Alberta (coordinates: 49.170833, -112.8025  [49° 10' 15" N, 112° 48' 09" W])

Address

Box 519, Magrath, AB T0K 1J0

Switchboard Phone

403-758-6701

Managers and Ministers

Manager Minister Years
Edward Entz Peter Entz 2006
Edward Entz Peter Entz 2010
Amos Entz Peter Entz 2015
Amos Entz Peter Entz 2018


Author(s) David Decker
Bert Friesen
Date Published February 2018


Cite This Article

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Decker, David and Bert Friesen. "Crystal Springs Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. February 2018. Web. 14 Nov 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Crystal_Springs_Hutterite_Colony_(Magrath,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=160196.

APA style

Decker, David and Bert Friesen. (February 2018). Crystal Springs Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 14 November 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Crystal_Springs_Hutterite_Colony_(Magrath,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=160196.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 743. All rights reserved.


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