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Menno Mirth

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Q: What is the smallest book in a Mennonite college library?
A: A book on war heroes.

From the Mennonite Lexicon:

Mennostery: a school for sons and daughters of Mennonites under vows to find a mate, a service, or a vocation while studying there.

Mennologue: a conversation between two persons, each armed with an  error-proof genealogy, who discover  they have an ancestor in common.

Collected by Katie Funk Wiebe in “Reclassified” in Festival Quarterly
updated June 18, 2012

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