In response to our request for essays on the subject road, we received many compelling reflections. Here is a selection.
El Camino de Santiago
Over the last generation, the institution of pilgrimage has experienced a startling revival across what we often dismiss as secular Europe.
The Coen brothers’ sense of humor is not for everyone, but anyone with any sympathy for slackerdom can find a place in his heart for The Big Lebowski. I consider it a near-perfect illustration of the ancient Christian virtue of apatheia.
Many current meanings of spirituality have nothing to do with the spiritual or the spirit, but Lucy Bregman doesn't write them off. Instead, she wants to find out what "makes spirituality so appealing."