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I Didn’t Want to Be a Christian
My Journey to Baptism
You don’t have to hate atheists
Atheists talk about themselves all the time. They’re worse than satanists. At least satanists believe in something. Atheists have no moral…
The Splendor of Creation
Nationalism Isn’t Patriotism
GOD: A Human History
In our image
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How To Grow A Church
If you’re a part of a young church, there’s a good chance that you’re thinking about the numbers every Sunday.
How to Heal from a Bitter and Resentful Heart
When you’re angry with God
How Can the LDS Church Clarify Polygamy in Heaven?
The LDS Church has a polygamy problem, even now, a century after the practice was discontinued.
Meditation and Mindfulness for the Western Mind: Fab or Fad?
They are popping up everywhere and in rich varieties: hot yoga, power yoga, hatha yoga, kundalini yoga, mindfulness. Practices from within…
Spirits in Your Brain
Bulgarian Magical Healers: Don’t Call Me a Witch!
Is healing outside of modern medicine miraculous or perhaps even magical?
A Radically Cosmic Conversation with God on an Otherwise Muggy Tuesday
The clouds are thickening over the mountains, piling up in big white columns and coifs. Not a drop of moisture, though. I can feel the heat…
Michael Scott Neuffer
The Tao of Corruption
A Taoist View of the Fall of America, and a Glimpse of the Way Forward
Jack Preston King
Confessions of a Born Again Agnostic
I am a humanist, which means, in part, that I have tried to behave decently without any expectation of rewards or punishments after I’m…
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When My Sister Disappeared This is What I Prayed
Sometimes God says, “wait”
Let’s be clear: Muslims are neither good nor bad. We’re just human
Twenty years ago, a report on Islamophobia described how stereotypes harm Muslims in Britain. Today, new research suggests things have got…
Is the Occult Evil?
Or, at least, not very nice?
In the Dark
A Life of Sin
“I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.”
Mapping American Churches
For All the Rest of Y’all
The First and Last Gift
All That You Are
The Quiet Religious-Freedom Fight That Is Remaking America
A federal law was supposed to put an end to the use of local zoning laws as tools of discrimination. It hasn’t.
The Tibetan Book of the Dead
“Please guide all beings from this swamp of cyclic existence!” — Padmasambhava
What Being A Mormon Missionary is Really Like
People have a lot of questions about Mormons (fun fact- “Mormon” is just a nickname, but I’ll cover that later). A lot of those questions…
Robin Marie Bledsoe
The Trouble with Spirituality
by Joe Varadi
Knot your chakra: Zen and the art of crochet
When all the knots of the heart are unloosed, then even in here, in this human birth, the mortal becomes immortal. This is the whole…
An Education in Heartbreak
A Tiny Equation for Living