The Bhaktivana Yoga Center has brought the Vaishnavite mode of Hinduism to the outskirts of a small northeast Kansas town. The center comprises three buildings, the main building being a two-story adobe-style house. The worship location rotates...
The Temple, Congregation B’nai Jehudah is the oldest and largest Jewish congregation in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Founded in 1870 by 25 pioneer families with only $800, it has been a Reform congregation from the start. According to the website, membership currently numbers approximately 1... Read more about Temple B’nai Jehudah
Founded in 1970, the Chabad House Center of Kansas City offers educational and social services for Jewish youth in Kansas City. Examples of current activities are Chanukah Wonderland, holiday crafts workshops, tennis, basketball, baseball, and walking or biking on the nearby trails. Rabbis of the center are members of organizations...
The Kehilath Israel Synagogue is comprised of 650 families. In addition to Rabbi Mandl, Jeffrey A. Shron serves as the cantor, Allan I. Greenberg is the ritual director, and Sheldon Singer is the President. Important holidays such as Rosh Hashanah or Yom Kippur may draw as many as 1,500 people to the synagogue. According to Cantor Shron, ethnicity within the...
Lawrence Chinese Evangelical Church meets at Lawrence Free Methodist Church, which occupies a large building in southwest Lawrence. The building has a striking large white steeple and is made of red brick in the colonial style.
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The Institute of Religion, a ministry of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (LDS), serves students, faculty, and staff at Haskell Indian Nations University (HINU). HINU is a nationally-known school for Native Americans. The Institute began in 1955, which makes it the oldest LDS institute or ward in Lawrence. Spencer W. Kimball,...
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Phone: 785-843-6472 Website: http://nsmbclk.org/
The Ninth Street Missionary Baptist Church originated in 1855 when the New England Immigrant Aid Society assembled and organized the Second Missionary Baptist Mission in Lawrence, Kansas. This date makes the church only one year younger than the City of Lawrence. The congregation originally held its meetings on the second floor of the Green Brothers’ Hardware store. It then... Read more about Ninth Street Missionary Baptist Church
Saint Alban’s Anglican Church was founded in 1989 by Jack Swigert and now has about thirty families attending services. The members worshipped previously in the basement of a Catholic church on 75th Street in Kansas City, and they moved to their current location in 1989. The congregation was formed out of...
The Kansas City Buddhist Center is the Greater Kansas City home of Soka Gakkai International (SGI). A major renovation in 2013 expanded the internal structure of the Center to accommodate its growing membership. Two distinct rooms for gongyo (prayer services) were incorporated in this renovation and a former...
Members of the Gaia Community "gather to honor the inherent sacredness of Nature in a family-supportive environment where diversity of belief and lifestyle is respected. We care for the Earth and each other because our lives depend on it." For more on their mission, visit this... Read more about Gaia Community Unitarian Universalist Congregation
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Address: The University of Kansas, Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Boulevard, Lawrence, KS 66045 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://msaku.com
The national Muslim Students Association has branches all over the USA and Canada. It started in 1963 when seventy Muslim students from across America and Canada came together at the University of Illinois...
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Phone: 816-361-2990 Email: email@example.com Website: http://www.bethshalomkc.org/ Activities and Schedule
Beth Shalom offers Friday evening, Saturday morning, Sunday morning, and daily services. For details, please refer to the website, www.uscj.org/central/kansascb/. Once a month there is an alternative service that makes use of musical instruments. The congregation has a newsletter, The Scroll, and there are youth groups... Read more about Congregation Beth Shalom
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While the Native American Church Club at Haskell is relatively young, the ceremonial peyote traditions of the Native American Church have been around for over a century. (The source for the following information is "The Visionary Cactus Guide," website and "The Native American Church,"... Read more about Haskell Indian Nations University Native American Church
For the Hillel organization at the University of Kansas, Shabbat service is Friday evenings, followed by dinner. Special Shabbat services such as Leadership Shabbat or Freshman Shabbat are held occasionally on a...
The Temple offers Friday evening shabbat services and Sunday morning Sunday school and confirmation class. For specific times and locations, see their website. Children's educational programs follow the principles of Reform ideals and include such subjects as...