In the News: Secularism, Nationalism, Pastafarianism, and more!

In the News: Secularism, Nationalism, Pastafarianism, and more!

A round-up of recent religion news.
In the News: Conversations, Congratulations, and Collaborations

In the News: Conversations, Congratulations, and Collaborations

A round-up of recent religion news.
The Great God Pan Still Lives

The Great God Pan Still Lives

Ed Simon reviews Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms: Journeys into the Disappearing Religions of the Middle East by Gerard Russell.
“Healed and Whole Forever”: On Psychedelic Science and Spirituality

“Healed and Whole Forever”: On Psychedelic Science and Spirituality

Patricia Kubala explores the connection between drugs, healing, and spirituality online.
The Patient Body: Healthcare and the Kiss of Jesus

The Patient Body: Healthcare and the Kiss of Jesus

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
Rituals of Transformation in Jill Soloway’s "Transparent"

Rituals of Transformation in Jill Soloway’s “Transparent”

Geoffrey Pollick analyzes the use of ritual in Jill Soloway's television show "Transparent."
Review: Considering Hate

Review: Considering Hate

Patrick Blanchfield reviews Considering Hate by Kay Whitlock and Michael Bronski
The Patient Body: Accusing the FDA of Playing God

The Patient Body: Accusing the FDA of Playing God

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
Salem 66: Dispatch #8 - December 10, 2015

Salem 66: Dispatch #8 – December 10, 2015

Don Jolly covers the religion of the 2016 election season.
Salem 66: One Hundred Years of Solid 'Tude

Salem 66: One Hundred Years of Solid ‘Tude

Don Jolly covers the religion of the 2016 election season.
The Patient Body: Mortality and the American Dream

The Patient Body: Mortality and the American Dream

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
God and Guns: Part II

God and Guns: Part II

Patrick Blanchfield reflects on the long-standing entanglement of guns and religion in the United States. Part 2 of 2.