GodsBigsBlog: Geoff Machin — We Go Looking for God, When We Could Be Having a Beer

  By Barbara Falconer Newhall Geoff Machin: "Human beings are the only living things that know they exist and ask why. We'd probably have more … [Read more...]

A Case of the Human Condition: The Day James Dean Died — The Eyewitnesses to Speak on February 28

By Barbara Falconer Newhall This Saturday in Southern California, fans of the legendary film star James Dean will have a chance to meet face-to-face … [Read more...]

My Rocky Spiritual Journey: Sister Barbara Hazzard — How to Pray Without Words

By Barbara Falconer Newhall “Meditation, sitting in silence, is a prayer of faith. You totally let go of being in charge, which is different from what … [Read more...]

A Case of the Human Condition: How Selective Service Made a Man of My Son — Without Even Trying

By Barbara Falconer Newhall It was a colorful pamphlet, standing at crisp attention in its rack in the post office lobby. “MEN 18-25 YEARS,” it read. … [Read more...]