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From the Archive

Religious charity and the spirit of homo economicus
by Katharyne Mitchell (July 24, 2019)

In the spirit of reconciliation
by Miranda Johnson (March 8, 2019)

Reclamation in the Fellowship of Affirming Ministries
by Ellen Lewin (May 14, 2018)

Capturing spirituality
by Rodrigo Toniol (March 8, 2018)

How much a spirit cost
by Kathryn Lofton (July 25, 2017)

Confused parchments, infinite socialities
by John Lardas Modern (March 4, 2013)

What does spirituality mean in America today?
by Courtney Bender and Omar McRoberts (October 10, 2012)

Spirituality’s family tree
by Laura R. Olson (April 4, 2012)

Banning Shari’a
by Anver Emon (September 6, 2011)

Falling on the sword of the spirit
by Ruth Marshall (February 28, 2011)

What is Oprah? An interview with Kathryn Lofton
by Nathan Schneider (January 26, 2011)

The indispensability of form
by Birgit Meyer (November 10, 2010)

The spiritual politics of healing
by Pamela Klassen (September 21, 2010)

Giving up the Holy Ghost
by Finbarr Curtis (January 19, 2010)

The new gurus
Multiple Authors (September 27, 2009)