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Religious articles -- Folklore

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Collection of instances of glossolalia, 1961-1967

 Series
Identifier: FA 2 Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains legends about instances of glossolalia, or speaking in tongues and interpreting tongues. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1961 to 1967. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected as well as explanations of social and cultural contexts.
Dates: Other: 1961-1967

Collection of legends about prayerful submissions to or requests for death, 1965-1972

 Sub-Series
Identifier: FA 2 Series 3 Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents Contains legends about prayerful submissions to or requests for death. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1965 to 1972. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected as well as explanations of social and cultural contexts.
Dates: Other: 1965-1972

Collection of legends about prayers for knowledge leading to conversion, 1961 May 12, 1997 September

 Sub-Series
Identifier: FA 2 Series 3 Sub-Series 7
Scope and Contents Contains legends about prayers for knowledge leading to conversion. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1961 to 1997. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected as well as explanations of social and cultural contexts.
Dates: Other: 1961 May 12; Other: 1997 September

Collection of legends about religious buildings or objects, 1962-2007

 Series
Identifier: FA 2 Series 9
Scope and Contents Contains legends about religious buildings and objects, mostly Mormon temples and temple garments, as well as holy books. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1962 to 1998. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected as well as explanations of social and cultural contexts.
Dates: Other: 1962-2007

Collection of legends about solicited divine intervention, 1960-2000

 Series
Identifier: FA 2 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains reports of legends where prayer and priesthood save sundry people from disease, disability, and death, sometimes by preventing these ills and other times by reversing them. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1960 to 2000. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected...
Dates: Other: 1960-2000

Collection of legends about solicited divine intervention giving assistance, 1961-2000

 Sub-Series
Identifier: FA 2 Series 3 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains legends about solicited divine intervention giving assistance. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1961 to 2000. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected as well as explanations of social and cultural contexts.
Dates: Other: 1961-2000

Collection of legends about solicited divine intervention giving protection and deliverance, 1962-1988, 1996-1998

 Sub-Series
Identifier: FA 2 Series 3 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains legends about solicited divine intervention giving protection and deliverance. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1962 to 1998. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected as well as explanations of social and cultural contexts.
Dates: Other: 1962-1988; Other: 1996-1998

Collection of out-of-body experiences, 2001 January 22, 1956-1984

 Series
Identifier: FA 2 Series 5
Scope and Contents note Contains legends about out-of-body experiences. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1956 to 2001. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected as well as explanations of social and cultural contexts.
Dates: Other: 2001 January 22; Other: 1956-1984

Collection of out-of-body experiences wherein the subject is offered the choice to return to his or her body or requests to do so, 1961-1970, 2001 January 22, 1984 April 8

 Sub-Series
Identifier: FA 2 Series 5 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains legends about people having out-of-body experiences and choosing or requesting to return to their bodies. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1961 to 2001. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected as well as explanations of social and cultural contexts.
Dates: Other: 1961-1970; Other: 2001 January 22; Other: 1984 April 8

Collection of out-of-body experiences wherein the subject is told by spirits to return to life, 1956-1973

 Sub-Series
Identifier: FA 2 Series 5 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains legends about people having out-of-body experiences and being told to return to their lives. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1956 to 1973. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected as well as explanations of social and cultural contexts.
Dates: Other: 1956-1973