The Rev. Joshua Shawnee is the Pastor of the Parish Church of St. Jerome in Tulsa, OK and the Vicar General of the Society of Mercy. Joshua holds degrees in theology and archival science and is in the final semester of the MTS program at Phillip Seminary. The primary focus of Joshua’s research is the indigenous experience of Christianization and the suppression and reemergence of Two Spirit identities in contemporary North America. Fr. Joshua comes from the Shawnee and Delaware peoples and is an enrolled member of the Shawnee Tribe.
Presentation at the Tulsa DCHS Kirkpatrick Conference
Not of This Fold: Exploring the Historical Complexities of Native Identity within a Contemporary North American Christian Context