Religion: Tractors for China

The 185,000-member Church of the Brethren (Conservative Dunkers) strives simply and literally to practice the Christianity that it preaches: 1) the brother hood of man; 2) peace with all men-3) the Good Life ("the spirit of Christ is in the soul").

During the war, most of the younger Brethren went into public service camps as conscientious objectors. Oldsters raised heifers for nations whose herds had been scourged by war (TIME, July 24, 1944), to date have sent 2,300 to seven countries' Now the Brethren have another project under way to cement the brotherhood of man.

Last week, under Brethren sponsorship 17 men of...

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