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Articles with keyword "Religion"

Essay winner Elise Liu


Building the Bill of Rights

Federalists and and anti-federalists put aside their differences and agree on the First Amendment in this first-place entry in the 2006 Idea of America Essay Contest.

Movie star Lauren Bacall


Hebrew National

Not just Torah and gefilte fish: A new film shows the complexity of life as a Jewish American.

Depiction of Islamic scholar Averroës


The Islamic Scholar Who Gave Us Modern Philosophy

Averroës' writings on Aristotle shaped Western philosophy as we know it.

Church of the Odigitria



Down south in the Russian North.

Young dancer


Everything Is Divine in Bali

A new exhibit of art, ritual, and performance from a tropical paradise.

Portable amulet shrine from eastern Tibet


American Zenophilia

Our fascination with Buddha goes well beyond power drinks and movie stars.

Brother Arnold Hadd enters Chosen Land’s 1794 Meeting House.


Preachers of Peace

Shakers share their faith in Maine.

Sketch of Kierkegaard by Niels Christian Kierkegaard, c. 1840.


The Fork And The Shrink

Kierkegaard was a psychologist of sorts, but unlike Freud he believed in God.