Submitted for RS 301 Oral History Project, student Kaylin Jebaili interviews Paula, a local community member who attends St. Mary's Catholic Church.
In this text, student Kaylin Jebaili interviews Paula on her experiences throughout the pandemic with St. Mary's Catholic Church and her relationship to God. Topics covered include the challenges faced by Paula in being isolated from other worshippers, her relationship to scripture throughout the pandemic, and how the future looks for the church.
Dr. Sara Hart's RS 301: Religion in America class submitted oral history projects for the Spring 2021 semester. The Project covers community members' religious experiences during the Covid-19 pandemic, how spiritual practices have adapted to social distancing, and how these requirements will evolve in the future.