Album for Simons

menno_church

This is Menno Simon's church in Witmarsum. Notice how plain it is in comparison to churches of other movements.

Doopsgezinde

Doopsgezinde is the term used for Anabaptists in the Netherlands today. They are known as Mennonites elsewhere.

Menno Simons Monument

Menno Simons monument outside Witmarsum.

Menno Simons Monument in Witmarsum

Above is a monument to Menno Simons in Witmarsum.

Menno Simon's Theme Verse

The above plaque found on Menno Simon's church in Witmarsum highlights a key verse in Menno's theology: 1 Corinthians 3:11 "For no one can lay any foundation other than the one that has been laid; that foundation is Jesus Christ.

Stream

This stream runs a few yards away from Menno Simon's church in Witmarsum. Although Menno was not baptized there, many anabaptists were.

Doops Sign

Although Mennonites take their name from Menno Simons, Anabaptists in his homeland prefer to be called Doopsgezinde as evidenced by this sign on Menno Simon's church in Witmarsum.