In "Religion Gone Astray," three leaders—and friends—from different religions take on violence, exclusivity, gender inequality, and homophobia in some of their scriptures' most controversial verses. What they discovered surprised them.
Book Review: “Prophetic Encounters” reminds us that we are part of a long and rich tradition that is more than a series of isolated movements for social change.
Robert Jensen works through his underlying rationale for making moral judgments, as on meat-eating and abortion.
Decades ago, the legendary journey of the open-ocean canoe Hokule‘a revealed secrets of Hawai‘i’s past and sparked pride in native culture. Now, a voyage around the world offers a new generation lessons about Earth’s uncertain future.
Bringing personal warmth and serious scholarship to advocacy for marriage equality in Orthodox Judaism.
The historian has helped world religions unite behind a single principle. But can a worldwide charter for compassion become more than just a nice idea?
Ask an astrophysicist.
In the season of reflection, Christians around the world are focusing on being better stewards of creation.
An interview with the activist who made headlines when he was arrested while meditating at Occupy Oakland.
We’ve all seen what happens when religion and politics mix poorly—but does that mean there’s no place for spirit in our political lives?
In which one of the world’s best-known climate activists gets personal about the enormous task of saving our planet.
There’s an old saying that if you’ve forgotten the language of gratitude, you’ll never be on speaking terms with happiness. It turns out this isn’t just a fluffy idea.
The YES! Breakthrough 15: Arming the world’s youth to be a force for compassion.
My son was not like other kids. But he taught me to drop my expectations about what life and parenting are all about.
Former soldier Christian Bethelson’s only job skill was killing—until a chance meeting on a muddy road transformed his life, and many others through it.