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Get Real About Spirituality

Posted by The Critograph on Mar 25, 2016
Katherine Graves, Staff Writer-

Lynchburg College‘s new Spiritual but Not Religious (SBNR) group explores spirituality through open discussion. 387 more words

Cascadia, the Elusive Utopia: book review, part 2

Yesterday, I posted initial thoughts about the book Cascadia, the Elusive Utopia: Exploring the Spirit of the Pacific Northwest. In the first post I gave an overview of the text, and here I approach the question of where Cascadia is, and whether or not there is a nature-based spirituality in this region. 1,060 more words

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Are you SBNR? Spiritual But Not Religious

This article, by Rabbi David Wolpe, presents a powerful set of counter-arguments to those who might identify as SBNR (Spiritual But Not Religious). Very thought provoking – but it lacks sympathy for the many who have been deeply hurt by (early) religious experience and constitute the walking wounded – and those who cannot submit to ‘the disease of exclusivity’. 27 more words

Spiritual Development

3 Things You Might Not Know about Nones

Nones are a name for people who answer “none” when asked with what religious group they most identify or to which they belong. Nones are a growing segment of the US religious landscape but there are some misconceptions about how they practice and what might count as “spirituality” or “religion.” Here are three challenges to typical misconceptions about Nones: 1,283 more words

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Review of 'The Myth of the Non-Christian'

Luke Cawley, The Myth of the Non-Christian: Engaging Atheists, Nominal Christians, and the Spiritual But Not Religious (Downers Grove, IL: IVP Books, 2016).

Have you ever purchased a baseball cap labeled, “One Size Fits All”? 748 more words

Book Reviews

Spiritual but not Religious

Would you like to join a book club based on “Spiritual but not religious” books?  A small group have been doing this and the next meeting is on 18th May, 7:30pm at the Rectory reading… 22 more words

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‘I’m religious but not spiritual’

By Francis Cardinal George, O.M.I.

It’s somewhat fashionable these days to describe oneself as “spiritual but not religious.” This is supposed to mean that one is open to an experience beyond the commercial or the political but not tied to “institutional” religion. 726 more words