Another publication about the events in the Czech
lands, including the Thirty Years War, the Edict of Toleration, etc. is the
book, How It All Began, A History of the Unity of the
Brethren, by the late Reverend Daniel J. Marek. The original
articles were published over the years in The Brethren
Journal, the official publication of the Unity of the Brethren.
These articles have now been compiled and published in the book
Section One contains articles pertaining
to the beginning of the Unity of the Brethren in Texas.
Section Two contains articles on our European
Roots--church and political leaders such as John Hus, Jan Amos Comenius, the
great one-eyed general, John Zizka, etc.
The articles are short--from three to seven
pages--and are arranged in a somewhat chronological order. The articles are
complete stories in themselves. This publication
is available for $15 plus $2 shipping and handling, from the Brethren Book Store
(Diane Heckman, Manager), 401 South Main, Caldwell, TX 77836, phone (979)
567-7203 or brethrenbookstore@....