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Collection 546 Records of the American Messianic Fellowship

 Collection
Identifier: CN-546

Scope and Contents

Collection includes annual reports, audio tape, correspondence, legal documents, log books, minute books, newsletters, photograph, and prayer books documenting the American Messianic Fellowship (formerly the Chicago Hebrew Mission) and the Hebrew Christian Fellowship (Florida) a subsidiary of the AMF.

Dates

  • Created: 1897-1987

Conditions Governing Access

Because of their fragile condition, the materials in folders 1-1, 1-2, and 1-3 are closed. Researchers should use Folder 1-4 instead. Copyright to published materials is retained by AMF.

Biographical or Historical Information

The ministry was begun to provide physical and spiritual assistance to the Jewish people. Later it also educated Christians to the Jewish roots of their faith and fought anti-Semitism. Originally started among Russian Jewish immigrants in Chicago, it helped to establish affiliated missions established in many other cities economically independent but following the doctrine and methods of AMF. Merged in 2008 with Immanuel Ministries International to form Life if Messiah International.

Extent

1.08 Cubic Feet