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Religion

 Record Group
Identifier: REL

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

1993 Parliament of the World's Religions in Chicago records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS0077
Scope and Contents The 1993 Parliament of World’s Religions in Chicago records document the logistics undertaken to plan the conference and celebration. The collection contains a complete run of the NEWSLETTER/CPWR Journal, publications, committee files, correspondence, organizational records, a signed copy of the Global Ethic, and press clippings. Also included are posters, souvenirs, and audio-visual media created for and during the parliament. Hank Jacobsen and Francine Salerno’s photographs document...
Dates: 1983-1999; Majority of material found in 1993

1999 Parliament of the World's Religions in Cape Town records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS0078
Scope and Contents

The 1999 Parliament of the World’s Religions in Cape Town records document the planning process as well as the event’s programs, sessions, and participants. The bulk of the collection consists of publications, planning documents, fundraising materials, and publicity items. Records also include photographs, memorabilia, and materials about ongoing initiatives inspired by the parliament.

Dates: 1993-2000; Majority of material found within 1998-1999

Andrew T. Kopan papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS0083
Scope and Contents The Andrew T. Kopan collection contains his personal papers, correspondence, and research files. Series One begins with biographical information about Andrew Kopan. This includes the Kopan family history as well as newspaper clippings about Kopan spanning the dates 1950-1998. Dr. Kopan’s documentation for promotion written in 1977 for his tenure application includes information on his teaching, publications, activities, recognition, and community involvement. Series Two contains papers that...
Dates: 1940-2006

Collection on the 2004 Parliament of the World's Religions in Barcelona

 Collection
Identifier: MSS0079
Scope and Contents

The Collection on the 2004 Parliament of the World’s Religion documents the planning process as well as the event’s programs, sessions, and participants. Records include correspondence, programs, publications, and memorabilia. The collection also contains written summaries of sessions attended by DePaul University School for New Learning students.

Dates: 1991-2004; Majority of material found within 2003-2004

Frederick Biehl papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS0001
Scope and Contents

Spanning nearly a century, the papers of Frederick Biehl contain his correspondence, various spiritual discourses, research material, religious memorabilia, and photographs. Included in the collection are materials linking Biehl with the excommunicated Episcopalian Bishop William Montgomery Brown; George Grimm, author of The Doctrine of the Buddha, The Religion of Reason and Meditation and the international spy I.T. Trebitsch Lincoln.

Dates: 1907-1989; Majority of material found within 1916-1950

Greek Orthodox Youth of America collection

 Collection
Identifier: DPUA0002
Scope and Contents The Greek Orthodox Youth of America files were maintained by Andrew Kopan, the elected National Chairman of GOYA in 1958, who was involved with the organization since its beginning during the post-WWII Orthodox Youth movement. These files highlight Andrew Kopan’s involvement from pre-GOYA youth groups to the construction, administration, and direction of the organization. These materials include meeting minutes, correspondence, publications, and other organizational records that relate to...
Dates: 1940-1999; Majority of material found within 1950s-1960s

Orthodox Christian Laity records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS0029
Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials donated by individuals involved with Orthodox Christian Laity, as well as materials transferred by the organization itself. The organization’s purpose, governance, membership and activities are evidenced in administrative and financial documents, as well as in meeting agendas and minutes, and programs, publicity and publications.

Dates: 1987-2003; Majority of material found within 1987-2001

Society for Buddhist-Christian Studies records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS0034
Scope and Contents

The files are comprised of correspondence and articles by those who contributed to the Journal, and also of those who attended the conferences lead by David Chappell. The files also include related religious programs and journals affiliated with the Buddhist-Christians, as well as paperwork on programs and academics at University of Hawaii.

Dates: 1963-2000