Winkler Bible School (Winkler, Manitoba)

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Winkler Bible School (Winkler, Manitoba)

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  • Winkler Bible Institute

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The school was a continuation of the Mennonite Brethren Bible School in Tschongraw, Crimea, Russia and was a private institution. The first leaders and teachers were Abraham H. Unruh, Gerhard J. Reimer, and Johann G. Wiens . In 1944 it became directly accountable to the Manitoba Mennonite Brethren Conference. In 1968 the name was changed to Winkler Bible Institute. The school closed in 1997.


Winkler (Manitoba, Canada)

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Winkler Bible Institute (Winkler, Manitoba) (1968-1997)

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Winkler Bible Institute (Winkler, Manitoba) is the successor of Winkler Bible School (Winkler, Manitoba)

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Revised and edited, 4 Nov. 2016. AHR




Friesen, Bert. "Winkler Bible Institute (Winkler, Manitoba, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. November 1999. Web. 12 Mar 2015.

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