Greg Snyder

Greg Snyder

Greg Snyder is a Zen Buddhist priest and President of Brooklyn Zen Center.

Recent Articles

Lean Into Suffering Through Khanti

Sister Clear Grace Dayananda left the monastery, packed her life into a little van, and went out into the world to meet people where they are and where they are suffering. Here, she considers khanti, the paramita of forbearance, and the work it requires.

Man holding a rifle.

Why We Go for the Gun

Greg Snyder on how to reclaim the grace and humanity that our access to guns has led us to squander.

Buddha sculpture under construction.

Waking Up to Whiteness

For our practice to have meaning in today's world, says Greg Snyder, it must include a thorough understanding of our racial identities and their impact.