Passion Painting, Patty Wickman, 1997 -- contemporary portrayal of Mary in the suburbs of southern California, surrounded by symbols of Christ's Passion.

What If You Were at the Tomb?
Unlikely Instruments: A Reflection on John 20:15-16
With The Zimzum of Love and his new Oprah Network TV show, Rob Bell broadens his focus but it's all spiritual
Sybil MacBeth: "I could tell you about Phyllis Tickle... but I won't"
About Phil Fox Rose

Phil Fox Rose is a writer and editor based in Brooklyn, New York. He is the editor of Paraclete Press; coordinator of Contemplative Outreach of New York, helping promote centering prayer, which has been his contemplative practice for nearly 20 years. Raised atheist by ex-Mormons, Phil has journeyed through Quakerism, deep ecology, Buddhism and Catholicism. Now he's a congregant, presider, cook and leadership team chair at St. Lydia's, an awesome dinner church in Brooklyn, NY, and spends as much time in nature as possible. Phil has been a political party leader, videographer, tech journalist, punk roadie, software designer, sheepherder, stockbroker and downtempo radio DJ. A common thread is the process of learning about stuff, figuring it out and then sharing that understanding with others. Follow Phil by RSS feed, email, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.