Christian and Johannes Zinzendorf
Christian and Johannes Zinzendorf are cofounders of the Hermitage, a spiritual community of Harmonists in the Mahantongo Valley of central Pennsylvania. They are also co-authors of The Big Book of Flax
, published in 2011 by Schiffer. The flax-to-linen process is one of the traditional crafts they keep alive both in person and on their video channel, attheHermitage, at youtube.com
. The Hermitage’s website is www.atthehermitage.org
. The authors may be reached at BroJoh [AT] yahoo.com.
Articles by Christian and Johannes Zinzendorf
To these communitarians, all work was holy—but overwhelmed by “the
accumulating weight of such holiness” and other disappointments, they
eventually adjust their aspirations.