The flare-up surrounding the planned Quran burning and the proposed New York mosque make this 9/11 anniversary an especially important time to speak up.
What can we learn about ourselves when we let go of our fear of loneliness?
Sheikh Jamal Rahman on what we can learn from our places of worship.
The inner work we need requires every bit of the cooperation, imagination, discipline, and hope present in that first step onto the moon.
Even in this fractured time, we can find strength in solidarity.
How do we work with those who believe that theirs is the Only Way?
The well-loved trickster from Islamic folklore reminds us to trust, laugh, and be honest with ourselves.
America may be free from a monarch, but can we be truly independent in a consumerist society?
A drift from substance is a recurring pattern in religious life. What will it take to call ourselves back to the essentials?
A few years ago, Akaya Windwood made a decision not to worry. Ever. So how’s that working out for her?
To be compassionate toward others, we first have to learn to be merciful with ourselves.
Pastor Don Mackenzie redefines what it means to be truly “alive.”
Reflecting on Malcolm X’s birthday: What if what’s necessary is awe-inspiring, unconditional, militant love?
Seattle makes a 10-year commitment to become a more compassionate city.
Very often, what we dislike in others is something that we need to acknowledge, heal, integrate, and empower in ourselves.