Who was Christ really was? Barry Boyce profiles Elaine Pagels, the leading authority on Christianity’s suppressed gospels.
Buddhist psychology is based on the notion that human beings are fundamentally good. Their most basic qualities are positive ones: openness, intelligence and warmth.
For the Monks of New Skete, the question “What does it mean to be human?” led them to ponder, “What does it mean to be dog?”
With the people who live with chronic hopelessness and fear, we try to live comfortably in their darkness. And that’s the hardest thing of all.
“I walked further and further away from father and son,” says bell hooks. But my steps always drew me closer to holy spirit.”