June 23, 2016

Known as the Lourdes of North America, Chimayo, New Mexico, is one of the most important pilgrimage sites in the U.S. Read more

June 15, 2016

Acoma Pueblo and the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, both in the Albuquerque area, give fascinating insights into the culture and history of the Pueblo Indians of the Southwest. Read more

June 7, 2016

At the Gathering of Nations Pow Wow in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the spiritual traditions of hundreds of North American Indian tribes are celebrated and renewed. Read more

May 31, 2016

In Sedona, the sacred feels very near at both the Amitabha Stupa and Chapel of the Holy Cross. Read more

May 24, 2016

I've wanted to visit Sedona, Arizona, for a long time. New Age capital, site of alien landings, and center for energy vortexes. How could the Holy Rover not be fascinated by Sedona? Read more

May 17, 2016

Susan Bailey's River of Grace tells of finding solace and inspiration in kayaking the rivers near her home after a series of losses. Gliding along these waterways becomes the central metaphor for this lovely book about finding grace in hard times. Read more

May 9, 2016

Church pews convey tradition and stability and invite contemplation. But there are good reasons for getting rid of them. Read more

May 3, 2016

At the healing shrine of Lourdes in France, miracles come in many forms. Read more

April 25, 2016

The Mob Museum in Las Vegas reinforced for me the fact that most evil is not done by sociopaths, but rather by people who know right from wrong but who willingly wander into darkness. Read more

April 19, 2016

In recounting creation stories, whether they’re told from a pulpit or in a scientific textbook, we claim our right to try to understand our world. And I think God sees this and smiles, for he wants us to struggle with these questions. Read more

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