Friday, October 15, 2010

Amish at the Altar

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on National Geographic Channel

In an age when online dating and reality TV abound, Amish romance looks anything but modern. Three couples — two Amish and one ex-Amish — open their private lives to NGC and share the traditions underlying courtship, engagement and marriage in Amish culture. From Rumspringa, the once-in-a-lifetime experience of a world outside the fold, to an intensive 18-week period of church evaluation that would test any couple’s commitment, NGC cameras capture the details as the community prepares for the highly anticipated weddings. (Image from