The Amish community is divided into church districts, autonomous congregations of about 75 baptized members. This small number is necessary because congregations meet in member's homes — there are no Amish churches. Each district has a bishop, two to four preachers, and an elder and is very independent; there are no Amish general conferences or cooperative agencies.
|Published||January 30, 2007|
|Last Updated||February 18, 2017|
|MLA Citation|| “Amish Organization.” ReligionFacts.com. 18 Feb. 2017. Web. Accessed 20 Feb. 2017. <www.religionfacts.com/|