Gyms and other secular communities are starting to fill spiritual and social needs for many nonreligious people.
For our latest episode of Endurance Test, LA-based director Ivan Olita explores the spiritual practice of Kaihōgyō, performed by the monks of Mount Hiei, Jap...
By searching the church's famed family trees, scientists have tracked down a cancer-causing gene that came west with a pioneer couple — just in time to save the lives of their great-great-great-great grandchildren.
Trump confidant Sebastian Gorka was taking money from the FBI — and declaring that the fight against Islamic radicals was "a holy war on our side," too.
These, now these here, are some ladies after our own heart.
The Brooklyn neighborhood persevered after 9/11. Can it survive in the age of Trump?
The Vatican is looking into a group of exorcists who apparently made a pact with Satan on climate change and the death of Pope Francis.
Many of today’s myriad explanations for how consciousness arises are compelling. But once we enter the arena of the nature of consciousness, there are no outright winners.
America's largest Protestant denomination has produced a revised translation that incorporates many features it had long condemned.
Left-leaning faith leaders are hungry to break the right’s grip on setting the nation’s moral agenda.
"The left is at once flailing and sclerotic. Afflicted by a vague autoimmune disorder, we cannot even retain what little power we have, nor do we have any institutions capable of doing so; thus, we are able to smack only those within arm’s reach of us — ourselves."
Gilles de Rais inspired the tale of Bluebeard. But was he really a murderer?
A growing number of Christians in the US are turning to faith-based health care sharing ministries. But there may be serious drawbacks for some members — and for everyone else.
This sounds like the start of a bad joke, but it's actually just a fun little video.
They may demonize it in public, but throngs of young Christian women are patronizing Planned Parenthood for birth control, preventative care and, yes, even abortions.
Secular and religious Indians are butting heads over the origin of an important shoal.
Put that existential dread to bed and let this For-Profit Call Center help you choose which "truth" to buy.
Ricky Best, 53, and Taliesin Namkai-Meche, 23 were killed when they tried to stop a man hurling abuse at two women of Muslim appearance, police said.
Concerns about "fan death" in Korea are unfounded, but persist because of the power of belief.
The case of Devon Arthurs, a former neo-Nazi who allegedly killed his friends for disrespecting Islam, sheds light on the roots of extremism.
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