Newsletter June 16, 2016
Human, But Different
One day we celebrate the beauty of it all, the next we mourn. The struggle of learning to live together in our evermore diverse and connected world goes in predictable cycles. Yet, something unprecedented is happening right now.
Democrats and Republicans, Muslims and Christians, the 99% and […]
In the hustle of modern life it’s often difficult to stop, take a breath, and listen to those around you. We can learn so much simply by attending to the stories of the people around us.
The monthly Life Itself podcast invites you to participate in sensible dialogue around interfaith experience from a variety of sources […]
October is a wondrously busy time for many of us, with the first few months of the academic year, the beginning of chilly autumn, and for many faith traditions it’s a time of high holy days. Last month, two of the most important holidays in the Islamic and Jewish faiths coincided: Eid al-Adha and Yom Kippur, respectively. We […]Continue Reading →
May your holiday season be full of friends, family, and laughter!
In lieu of snow, we’re experience a bitterly cold rain and dark skies here in New York City. If you try singing “Let it rain, let it rain, let it rain” to the tune of “Let it Snow,” you’ll get more side […]Continue Reading →
The Ritual Music New York Immersion in October was a wild and inspiring ride. For a taste of how it felt to experience ritual music from within and outside of religious communities, just read below!
On the Sufi zikr:
It was a fantastic opportunity to experience a community and a worship service that so […]
That’s what I aim to be.
Just enough caution to use good sense
When crossing the street or diving into a dark lake.
Fearful enough to know my limitations,
Functional enough to rise above them.
Knowing that I am fearfully and wonderfully made,
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