• PEOPLE NAME: LOW GERMANS OF MEXICO

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By Ruben Hiebert

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PEID: 24874

ROP: 106548

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Affinity Group: European Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Germanic

Language: Plautdietsch - (pdt)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Mexico

Also found in: Belize; Bolivia; Paraguay; United States

Population: 115,000

Global Population: 263,500


PEID: 24874

ROP: 106548

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Low Germans of Mexico, numbering 115,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Germanic people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 263,500 in 5 countries. Their primary language is Plautdietsch. The primary religion practiced by the Low Germans is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Churches founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.


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