Bruderhof Life and Beliefs

Texts about the Bruderhof’s theology and way of life from scholars, journalists, religious leaders, and Bruderhof members.

by Dolan, Timothy Cardinal, and Arnold, J. Christoph. “A Call to Purity. A Joint Statement of the Roman Catholic Diocese of New York and the Bruderhof Communities.” April 22, 2014.
by Rhodes, John. “Anabaptist Technology: Lessons from a Communitarian Business.” In Plough Quarterly no. 15 (Winter 2018).
by Stieglitz, Thomas von. „Kirche als Bruderschaft: Das hutterische Kirchenbild bei Eberhard Arnold aus heutiger katholischer Sicht“ , PhD diss., Paderborn, 1991.
by Randall, Ian. “Church Community Is a Gift of the Holy Spirit”: The Spirituality of the Bruderhof Community. Oxford: Regent’s Park College, 2014.
by Eggers, Ulrich. Community for Life. Scottsdale, Pennsylvania: Herald Press, 1988.
by Ratzinger, Josef Cardinal, and Johann Christoph Arnold. “Disciples Together.” Conversation on June 24, 1995, in Rome.
by Yoder, John Howard. "Discipleship as a Missionary Strategy." In Radical Christian Discipleship. Edited by John C. Nugent et al. Scottsdale, Pennsylvania: Herald Press, 2012.
by Yousif, Yacoub. I Put My Sword Away: An Iraqi Soldier's Journey from Battlefield to Brotherhood. Walden, New York: Bruderhof Books, 2016.