The Story of God With Morgan Freeman
Patheos Writers Reflect on Season 2
Morgan Freeman and National Geographic continue their international journey to answer the big questions about God and the nature of religious experience. Patheos writers have come along for the ride.
American Buddhist PerspectivesBeing Political, Not Partisan
This year's election has drawn out some heated discussions about the role Buddhism in our political system.
Altmuslim10 Ways to Be an Effective Ally to the Muslim Community
I wish the solution were as simple as making a donation to a local mosque or wearing a safety pin.
Open Table JudaismSinging The Lord's Song in a Strange Land
Judaism has never been static, it's always evolving, it's one of the tradition's greatest strengths and its key to survival.
Living TaoBrain Education for Better Habits and Greater Creativity
Just as our bodies become less flexible if we don't move and stretch enough, our brains can lose their flexibility, too.
Kiwi MormonWhen There's No Turning Back
It's not unusual for anyone pursuing a religious life to wonder at the incongruities between history, doctrine, policy and scripture.
Sister Rose at the MoviesLiam Neeson Sees God as Love, Not a Stern Master
"God is love, love is God. I have had personal experiences of God's love, beautiful and calming, all the things the Psalms talk about," Neeson said in this Q&A.
HeartfeltMLK and the Pursuit of Social Justice
King's search for truth and justice were founded on a simple principle that many faith traditions share: that all men and women are created equal.
Jonathan StormentThe Myth of White Superiority
Without a creator who made people in His image, all that is left is power, force and a fight for land.
The Anxious BenchThe History of Interreligious Dialogue
When and where did "interreligious dialogue" begin?
Interfaith EncountersWhat Makes a Sacred Space Real?
For a space to be sacred it isn't just geography. It is God deciding to make God's presence felt.
A Little Bit of NothingThe Traditional Affirmation of All Cultures in Christ
Christian missionaries have long wrestled with the fact that those people they evangelize often have something to teach them as well.
Wake Up CallLet's Fight the Good Fight With Kindness
The easy thing to do right now is to focus on how different we are, to take another's well-intentioned beliefs and demonize them for it.
Science on ReligionSocial Media Is Toxic. Religious Studies Tells Us Why.
We've entered an era when the president can cause a major international incident by blurting a half-formed thought on Twitter. But you know what? He's not alone.
The White Hindu"The Story of God": Who Are the Chosen Ones?
Everyone has a duty to raise their souls to a higher place. Without that, the rest of life is meaningless.
Barbara Falconer NewhallLosing Huston Smith: A Spiritual Companion to Millions
Huston Smith didn't know it, but he's been my mentor for the past two decades.