Nebraska Authors

Lowen V. Kruse

Born 1929-02-05 Boelus, NE

Died 2017-11-24
Omaha, NE

Methodist minister, served as United Methodist Conference Director of Ministries in Lincoln, Nebraska. Nebraska State Senator in District 13 from 2000-08, and pushed for stiffer penalties for intoxicated drivers.

Author Of

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  • Nonfiction


History; Religion; Nebraska Subjects


State Senator (Omaha)


Ordained United Methodist minister
Member of Nebraska legislature


Omaha: The Prairie Blossoms: Accounts of Religious Initiative in Relation to Social Change. 2001.
We Are the Church: Paradise on the Prairie. (editor)
The Political Impact of Faith: Based on Selections from the "Krusing the Capitol". 2009.

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