Mennonites in Mexico

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)

For me, this is one of the last “plain frontiers”:  Mennonites in Mexico. I would love to visit some of the plain communities south of the border, where some 80,000 conservative Mennonites live.  Someday, God willing, I will go and I’ll share the sights and sounds with you.  In the meantime, we’ll enjoy the observations of others. Jose Luis Gonzales recently.  Back in January I posted about a book called Las Mujeres Flores by photographer Eunice Adorno. While I find her photos generally puzzling and lacking context, I love Gonzales’s work. It’s respectful and rich.  Take a look at this photo of Mennonites leaving church in Mexico.  There’s a real melding of Mennonite, Mexican and cowboy culture.  Click here to view a whole slide show of Gonzales recent work.

Join Our Newsletter

Join over 7,000 people who get free and fresh content delivered automatically each time we publish.

Sign Up

Speak Your Mind


1 + five =

CommentLuv badge