Secular Solstice: Doing good for goodness’ sake
12-16-2014From around the web
By KIMBERLY WINSTON | OAKLAND, Calif.
(RNS) It’s a common ritual in religious observances this time of year: Light a candle against the darkness, the winter, the uncertainty of the world.
But a new...
‘Sacred Journeys’ weds new pilgrims to old paths
12-15-2014From around the web
By KIMBERLY WINSTON
(RNS) At a time when membership in organized religion is shrinking, the number of spiritual or religious pilgrims has never been larger — more than 200 million per year.