What Happens to Your Brain When You Stop Believing in God
It's like going off a drug.
I Will Die to Protect This Holy Well in the West Bank
The first-person story of Archimandrite Ioustinos, the guardian of Jacob's Well in the West Bank.
There's No Such Thing as a 'Born Believer' Says Study
Research from the universities of Oxford and Coventry find religious beliefs are about nurture, not nature.
A New Website Aims to Tell You Which Churches Are Queer-Inclusive
Church Clarity is a crowdsourced database of US churches, ranking them based on their acceptance of LGBTQ parishioners.
Your Horoscope According to Your Birth Year's #1 Single: 1988
We delve into the very scientific art of deciphering what your birth year's #1 single says about you. First up, 1988, and George Michael's "Faith."
How it Feels to Ditch Your Religion
We spoke to a former Jehovah's Witness, a Jew, and a Muslim about turning their backs on faith and community.
Is Harry Potter the Jesus of a New Generation?
Millions are giving the series a close read through a spiritual lens.
Baby Jesus Was Kind of a Dick
According to the Infancy Gospels, Lil' Jesus used his divine powers to terrorize teachers, kill Jewish children, and be an all-around butthole.
Andrew W.K. on Loving Your Enemy
How an unspeakable act of kindness changed my life forever.
Loser Takes All: The Philadelphia 76ers, The Process, And Belief
During the lean years of The Process, the Sixers didn't give their fans much more than faith that things would someday be better. It was more than enough.
How to Find Pure Faith in Art and Everything
We talked to Dan Colen about art, the universe, and everything, at the dawn of his first major museum retrospective, 'Oil Painting,' at Dallas Contemporary.
Aliens, Hellcat, Faith, Power Lines: This Week in Comics #15
Representation is just as important as kicking ass in this week’s comic roundup.