Paul Porter Oral History

Title

Paul Porter Oral History

Subject

Disciples of Christ Church, Baptist tradition

Description

Oral history interview with Reverend Paul Porter conducted by Aspen Grender by phone on May 11, 2016. This interview features Reverend Paul Porter, a minster in the Disciples of Christ Church in Independence, Kansas. Porter discusses his frequent changes in location as a child of a military family, his religious upbringing in the Baptist tradition and waning involvement in Baptist services after college, his travels overseas in the Navy and exposure to various religious and cultural traditions, and his eventual pursuit of a Masters of Divinity in his thirties before becoming a minister in the Disciples of Christ denomination.

Source

Religion in Kansas Project

Publisher

Religious Studies Department, University of Kansas

Date

5/11/2016

Contributor

Oral histories created by University of Kansas students, staff and faculty as part of the Religion in Kansas Project are archived in KU ScholarWorks, the digital repository of the University of Kansas.

Rights

All oral histories in the Religion in Kansas Project are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 4.0 Unported License.

Format

.mp3

Language

en_US

Type

Recording, oral

Coverage

Lawrence, KS

Interviewer

Grender, Aspen

Interviewee

Porter, Paul

Files

Citation

“Paul Porter Oral History,” Religion in Kansas Project, accessed June 25, 2017, http://ksreligion.omeka.net/items/show/4379.