Why atheists and Christians are surprisingly good bedfellows.
An atheist finds wisdom in prayer, even if it is a practice often undergirded by indefensible beliefs.
Can atheist Sam Harris convince nonbelievers they need to adopt a spirituality divorced from religion?
Critical thinking ranks among the most dearly held values for those of us who are skeptical of religious faith. It’s … Continued
Oprah Winfrey welcomes Dr. Eben Alexander to the set of Super Soul Sunday. Neurosurgeon Eben Alexander’s account of a near-death … Continued
The new atheists–participants in the contemporary anti-religion movement led by Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, the late Christopher Hitchens, among others–are … Continued
I am sorry to tell you that this will be my last regular “Spirited Atheist” column, and I want to … Continued
It makes no difference who you are or what your job was, we all recall what we were doing when … Continued
A Q and A between On Faith’s Sally Quinn and Joel Osteen, the bestelling Christian author and pastor of Lakewood … Continued
Some of the world’s most influential religious leaders and thinkers talk about faith in a post-9/11 world.
Ramadan is upon us – a time of fasting, charity, prayer…and fighting off Sergey Ponomarev AP Libyan children study Koran … Continued
The day after Easter, in a small studio in New York City, in the span of three minutes and eleven … Continued
Unorthodoxy By Patrick J. Deneen Damon Linker – former editor of “First Things” and author of the book Theocons – … Continued
By Nicholas Wade Every known society has some form of religion, so it might seem obvious that an instinct for … Continued
If there is any doubt about the pervasiveness of moral confusion and illogic in our society, one need only sample … Continued
In a Pew Forum survey released Tuesday, atheists and agnostic surpass all other groups in their knowledge of religion. How … Continued
By Alister McGrathKing’s College London and Contributor to Patheos.com The term “New Atheism” was invented in 2006. Gary Wolf was … Continued
By Rabbi Shmuley Boteach Is atheism necessary for religion? Rabbi Zusya would say yes. The great Russian Hassidic Rabbi, who … Continued
In a recent Wall Street Journal article, terrorism analyst Evan Kohlmann said that anti-Muslim rhetoric in America is bad news … Continued
Martha Woodroof Round 4 Are we brave enough for faith . . . Martha note: This is round four of … Continued