Belief and Experience in Spiritual Healing Narratives, 1992  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Steffy, Christina
Title
Belief and Experience in Spiritual Healing Narratives
Dates
1992
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1992_006
Summary
Christina Steffy was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
Repository
University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
1287 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon
97403
Telephone: 541-346-3925
flr@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for access in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Publication of this finding aid was supported in whole or part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by Oregon State Library.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The author studies the relationship of the concepts of belief and experience within the context of Christian spiritual healing. She draws on various informant accounts, most notably her own "healing" and her parents' recollections of it and also several statements from confirmed Christian Scientists. The theology and practice of "healing" in Christian Science is discussed. Includes extensive transcriptions of her parents' thoughts and memories and detailed interviews with local Eugene Christian Scientists.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Project release formReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T04_1992_006_A: Cindy Clague
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Steffy, Christina
May 1992
T04_1992_006_B: Jo Geltner
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Steffy, Christina
May 19, 1992
T04_1992_006_C: Rob Boucher
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Steffy, Christina
May 20, 1992
T04_1992_006_D: Frank Geltner
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Steffy, Christina
May 20, 1992

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • belief
  • Christian Scientists
  • Families
  • healing
  • Mennonites
  • personal experience narratives
  • religion
  • religious testimonies
  • sound recordings
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Lancaster County, PA
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project