Led Jacqueline Hamilton, Professor of English Eastern Kentucky University
Co-sponsored by the Kentucky Humanities & The Friends of the Library
Abbey of Gethsemani. Shaker Village. The Ark Encounter. Snake handlers. “I Wonder As I Wander.” Bad Girls of the Bible. Sister Spalding. Revivals at Asbury. Barton Stone & America’s first camp meeting. Alexander Campbell. Race Track Chaplaincy of America. Mordecai Ham & Billy Graham. Daniel Boone’s written confession. World’s largest handmade stained glass window. Shaped-note hymnals. St. Catherine Motherhouse. “The Kentucky Holy Land.” Buckhorn Log Cathedral. Amish neighbors. Kentucky Holocaust survivors.
This visual and hands-on presentation travels through the Bluegrass to show diverse elements of our rich religious history.