About the Project

Kansas is religiously a microcosm of the world. All of America’s largest religious families—Catholics, Methodists, Baptists, Lutherans, and so on—are well represented, but so are a legion of less populous groups.  The Religion in Kansas Project seeks to serve as a comprehensive clearinghouse for resources and information that document this diversity of religious tradition and experience in Kansas, and the historical and contemporary role of religion in the lives of Kansans. Read more...

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Ed Smith Oral History

Oral history with Ed Smith conducted by Nicki Joy Karstens in Lawrence, Kansas in November 2018. This interview is conducted with Ed Smith, a member…

Jimmy Beason Oral History

Oral history with Jimmy Beason, II conducted by Nicki Joy Karstens in Lawrence, Kansas in November 2018. This interview is conducted with Jimmy…

Greta Valentine Oral History

Oral history with Greta Valentine conducted by Lev Smyth in Lawrence, Kansas on October 8th, 2018. This interview is conducted with Greta Valentine, a…

Father Joshua Lollar Oral History

Oral history with Fr. Dr. Joshua Lollar conducted by Lev Smyth in Lawrence, Kansas on September 28th, 2018. This interview is conducted with Joshua…