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 Spring 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, 1930-2017 1999
Edward Entz Peter Entz, 1930-2017 2010
Amos Entz Peter Entz, 1930-2017 2015
Amos Entz Peter Entz, 1930-2017 2017
Amos Entz Abraham Entz 2018
Amos Entz Abraham Entz 2020


Author(s) David Decker
Bert Friesen
Date Published May 2020


Cite This Article

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Decker, David and Bert Friesen. "Crystal Springs Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. May 2020. Web. 18 Sep 2020. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Crystal_Springs_Hutterite_Colony_(Magrath,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=168217.

APA style

Decker, David and Bert Friesen. (May 2020). Crystal Springs Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 18 September 2020, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Crystal_Springs_Hutterite_Colony_(Magrath,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=168217.




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