Contributor Index

Alphabetical Index of Contributors to Magic City Religion

Ackerman, Lucas – Temple Beth-El
Adams, Gabby – Homewood Masjid
Allen, Katie – Hoover Crescent Islamic CenterVestavia Hills Baptist Church Sunday Worship
Bagatin Lopes, Matheus – St. George Melkite Greek Catholic Church
Bailey, Wheaton M. – Mountaintop Church’s Sunday Worship Service
Bains, David R. – creator and editor, editor’s essays
Bass, GabbyBlessed Sacrament Catholic Church: A Landmark Church and Center for the Latin Mass in Birmingham
Beall, Anne SterlingCathedral of Saint Paul: Enriching Faith and Community Through Music 
Beall, JD – St. George Melkite Greek Catholic Church
Beaudry, Anna K. – Chancel Windows by Margaret Gaudin, Mountain Brook Baptist Church
Boleyn, Erica – First Baptist Church of Birmingham
Borcherding, Ellie – Reformation Day
Borman, JeremyMuslim Garden: An Islamic Cemetery in Birmingham
Boulton, Micaiah – Dawson Memorial Baptist Church’s Sunday Morning Worship
Bowman, CarolineBeth Hallel Messianic Synagogue: Messianic Jewish Worship, Beliefs, and Service Structure 
Brady, Sarah G. – Church of the Highlands: “Passionate about God”
Brown, AlexKnesseth Israel Congregation: The Only Orthodox Synagogue in Alabama
Bruce, GrierLatter-day Saints in Birmingham: Sunday Gatherings and Beliefs 
Buckles, Emma – Great and Small: Ten Religious Sites in Birmingham  Greater Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Sunday Worship ServiceJesus and the Theotokos of St. Theodore, assistant editor, 2020-21
Callis, Sarah Grace – Damballah / St. Patrick
Cannady, SterlingBeth Hallel Messianic Synagogue: Messianic Jewish Worship, Beliefs, and Service Structure 
Cardwell, Liv – Alabama Buddhist Vihara
Carlisle, Will – Hindu Temple & Cultural Center of Birmingham
Carr, Adam – Church of the Highlands, Grants Mill Campus
Carroll, LillyBlessed Sacrament Catholic Church: A Landmark Church and Center for the Latin Mass in Birmingham
Cartee, DrewWest Side Masjid
Cash, Jordan – Pentecost with Saints Paul and Francis Xavier
Center, Lauren – Zion Star A.O.H. Church of GodAnnotations on Map of Avondale for Avondale Church of Christ, Christ Episcopal Church, First Baptist Church of Taylor Hill, Holy Cathedral Church of God in Christ, Zion Star AOH Church of God; assistant editor 2019-20
Cleveland, Tim – Alabama Buddhist Vihara
Clevenger, HeathWest Side Masjid
Craig, Delaney – Hoover Crescent Islamic Center
Criswell, LibbyCathedral of Saint Paul: Enriching Faith and Community Through Music 
Dauwen, RileyCahaba River Sangha: An Online Meditation Community
Domescik, Davis –Trinity Windows
Dreher, Anna – Redeemer Community Church’s Easter Worship Service
Duck, Braeden – Church of the Highlands, Grants Mill Campus
Dunn, Alex – Holy Trinity – Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Durden, JonathanCahaba River Sangha: An Online Meditation Community
Durden, Megan –Fred Shuttlesworth by John Rhoden
Dyleski, Kate G. – First Christian Church, Sunday Morning Worship
Emerson, Joseph –Ganesha, Silver Coin Indian Grill
Farmer, SK – Homewood Masjid
Figueroa, Rafael – Peter and John Heal a Man Who Was Lame
Fisher, Anna – The Teaching Window at Mountain Brook Baptist
Fleming, GlennLatter-day Saints in Birmingham: Sunday Gatherings and Beliefs 
Foncea, Jane – St. Symeon Orthodox ChurchAnnotations on Map of Avondale for Avondale Mills, Grant A.M.E. Chapel, Faithful Few Baptist Church, Living Waters Ministries
Fraser, Riley – St. George Melkite Greek Catholic Church
Graffeo, Carol – Birmingham Friends MeetingAnnotations on Map of Avondale for Avondale United Methodist Church, Birmingham Friends Meeting, Christian Service Mission, Avondale Samaritan Place, and Avondale Methodist Episcopal Church, South (original site).
Guzik, Logan – The Illumination of Esther in the Saint John’s Bible
Hahne, Kearra – Sikh Temple of Alabama
Hall, Jayla – Holy Trinity – Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Hamilton, John – Redeemer Community Church
Hamilton, John – Redeemer Community ChurchAnnotations on Map of Avondale for Redeemer Community Church
Hansen, EmilyCathedral of Saint Paul: Enriching Faith and Community Through Music 
Harper, WillLatter-day Saints in Birmingham: Sunday Gatherings and Beliefs 
Hawkins, Abigail – Hindu Temple & Cultural Center of Birmingham
Hearn, Sidney – Christ of the Nations, St. Stephen the Martyr Catholic Chapel
Hebert, Michayla – Holy Trinity – Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Hedden, Robbie – Labyrinth at Trinity United Methodist Church
HendersonJesse – Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, Sunday Worship
Henry, Luke – Temple Emanu-El
Herrera, Amanda – Temple Emanu-El
Higby, Sophie – Female Power Figure with Nails, Birmingham Museum of Art
Hood, CarolineBeth Hallel Messianic Synagogue: Messianic Jewish Worship, Beliefs, and Service Structure 
Howard, Will – A Birmingham Community’s Spiritual Journey
Hummer, Kara – Sikh Temple of Alabama
Jackson, Madeline – Messiah
James, Eden C. – Cathedral Church of the Advent’s Band-Led Service
Johnson, Grace HaulieBlessed Sacrament Catholic Church: A Landmark Church and Center for the Latin Mass in Birmingham
Johnson, MickeyKnesseth Israel Congregation: The Only Orthodox Synagogue in Alabama
Johnson, SarahBAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir: A Hindu Presence in Birmingham
Jones, IanCahaba River Sangha: An Online Meditation Community
Kaloper, Payton – Alabama Buddhist Vihara
Kellum, Jack – Church of the Highlands, Grants Mill Campus
Kilgore, Jadyn – Justice is Blind, Old South, and New South
Knauff, Carson – Church of the Highlands, Grants Mill Campus
Kutsko, Anna – Shambhala Meditation CenterAnnotations on Map of Avondale – for Birmingham Shambhala Meditation Center, New Bethel Baptist Church, St. Mark Baptist Church,  St. Symeon Orthodox Church, and World War II Memorial
Laney, Drew – Mountain Brook Baptist Church’s Contemporary Worship Service
Ledbetter, WesleySaint Elias Maronite Catholic Church: History, Liturgy, and Architecture
Loftus, Brendan – St. George Melkite Greek Catholic Church
Long, Clayton L.  – Zion Spring Baptist ChurchAnnotations on Map of Avondale for Firm Foundation Church, Fortieth St. Methodist Church, Lakeview Park, Mt. Moriah United Methodist Church, Site of First Alabama Auburn Game, Zion Spring Baptist Church
Looper, Hannah – First Baptist Church of Birmingham
Martin, SamSaint Elias Maronite Catholic Church: History, Liturgy, and Architecture
McCasland, Jessica – Wales Window for Alabama
McCrary, Susanne – Homewood Masjid
McDaniels, CoreyMuslim Garden: An Islamic Cemetery in Birmingham
Miller, Taylore – The AbbeyAnnotations on Map of Avondale for Taylore Miller, Avondale Park Villa, The Abbey, Red Mountain Church, St. James African Methodist Episcopal Church
Mills, MaryGraceMuslim Garden: An Islamic Cemetery in Birmingham
Milton, Carissa – Sikh Temple of Alabama
Morris, Kaitlyn – Iron City Church’s Worship Service
Mulder, MaggieCathedral of Saint Paul: Enriching Faith and Community Through Music 
Muller, Elena – Temple Beth-El
Nicholas, Anna – Temple Beth-El
Nott, LaurenBAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir: A Hindu Presence in Birmingham
Osburne, Noah – Temple Beth-El
Parker, Eva – Wales Window for Alabama
Patton, Jacob – Messiah
Pawlik, John – Holy Trinity – Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Cathedral and Bethel Baptist Church of Collegeville’s Worship and Preaching
Pease, Grayson – The Good ShepherdCathedral of St. Paul (Roman Catholic)
Pinon, Lily – First Baptist Church of Birmingham
Queen, Mary Thomas – Church at Brook Hills’s Easter Worship Service
Rapp, Sam – Independent Presbyterian ChurchAnnotations on Map of Avondale for Avondale Presbyterian Church (1890), Avondale Presbyterian Church (1955),  Independent Presbyterian Church, Mount Lebanon Missionary Baptist Church (first site), Mount Lebanon Missionary Baptist Church (second site), New Pilgrim Towers
Reed, Madison – Crucifix at Outdoor Altar, Saint Michael’s Catholic Cemetery, Brookside
Richardson, Kelsey – Hoover Crescent Islamic CenterWorship at Beloved Community Church
Roach, Caroline – Alabama Buddhist Vihara
Rowan, Patrick – Temple Emanu-El
Russo, Olivia – Sikh Temple of Alabama
Rutledge, Caroline – Psalms 42 and 121 Window at Mountain Brook Baptist Church
Sanders, AlstonKnesseth Israel Congregation: The Only Orthodox Synagogue in Alabama
Shelton, Brennyn – Hindu Temple & Cultural Center of Birmingham
Shinholster, Mollie – Holy Trinity – Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Simmons, Mary Harper – Hindu Temple & Cultural Center of Birmingham
Sinex, BenKnesseth Israel Congregation: The Only Orthodox Synagogue in Alabama
Smith, Alli – Hoover Crescent Islamic Center
Smith, Susannah  – Homewood Masjid
Stake, AbigailSaint Elias Maronite Catholic Church: History, Liturgy, and Architecture
Thompson, Patrick – South Avondale Baptist ChurchAnnotations on Map of Avondale for M-POWER Ministries, New Hope Avondale Campus and Child Development Center, New Hope Baptist Church (first site), New Hope Baptist Church (second site), New Hope Baptist Church (third site), Shepura Men’s Center of the Jimmie Hale Mission South Avondale Baptist Church
Toy, AddisonBAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir: A Hindu Presence in Birmingham
Treanor, Margaret – Three Ministers Kneeling by Raymond Kaskey, Kelly Ingram Park
Tyson-Long, JalonWest Side Masjid
Vines, Anne Marie – Jesus and the Theotokos of St. TheodoreTrinity United Methodist Church’s “Contact” Worship Service
Ware, DemarcusWest Side Masjid
Weaver, Corbin – Sudhana Visits Avalokitesvara
Welch, Emma – Beloved Community ChurchAnnotations on Map of Avondale for Avondale Lodge No. 476, Baha’i Center, Magic City Spiritual Community, Beloved Community Church, Pilgrim Church United Church of Christ
Wells, MaisonLatter-day Saints in Birmingham: Sunday Gatherings and Beliefs 
Westmoreland, SarahBlessed Sacrament Catholic Church: A Landmark Church and Center for the Latin Mass in Birmingham
White, Livi – St. George Melkite Greek Catholic Church
Willyerd, Jackson – Temple Emanu-El
Wood, Rori – First Baptist Church of Birmingham
Wynn, MylesSaint Elias Maronite Catholic Church: History, Liturgy, and Architecture