Entotto Mekane Yesus “D” Choir

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History and ministry

Launhardt, Evangelicals in Addis Ababa, p. 213:

“A new development took place when Ato (later Fitawrari) Baissa Jammo was elected member of parliament, moved to the capital and built his residence at Entotto in 1958. He started to gather people in his home, teaching them on Saturdays, preaching on Sundays, praying for the sick and training a youth choir in his house. Many people from Wollega and from the Gamo highlands, living in the area, attended that house church […]” (bolding added)

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Further reading

Launhardt, Johannes. Evangelicals in Addis Ababa (1919-1991): With special reference to the Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus and the Addis Ababa Synod. Münster: Lit, 2004. [p. 213]