CTMS Event

Mennonites and Alcohol: A Historical Perspective

Dec 09 6:30PM

This webinar explored how Mennonites have historically addressed the spiritual, social, and economic implications of alcohol production, consumption, and sales in their communities. From Mennonite-owned distilleries in Danzig to temperance movements in North America, Mennonites have exhibited a range of attitudes toward the permissibility of alcohol.


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Speakers 
Roland SawatzyManitoba Museum
Hans WernerUniversity of Winnipeg
S.L KlassenAuthor “Menno-Nightcaps”
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Reporting on Sexual Violence in Mennonite Newspapers

For CTMS's sixth annual lecture, Dr. Melanie Kampen will examine the coverage of sexual abuse in selected Canadian Mennonite newspapers from the 1980s to the present, analyzing how experiences of abuse in churches and communities are reported on, as well as shifts in attitudes towards women, abuse, and social and theological norms..


May 5, 2022

Virtual Lecture