The Red Sea, the baptistery, and the birth canal
Life of Faith
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What do we miss when we seclude ourselves on safe shores of sameness?
My Western side longs for more activity in this parable, but I'm trying to listen to my Eastern side.
In their new novels, Dara Horn and Chloe Benjamin play with themes of mortality and free will.
The tension was palpable. Then a white student stood up and said something I've never forgotten.
We asked some of our favorite novelists and poets to tell us about three recent works of fiction that speak to them in a deep way.
In this anthology of poems selected by Wiman, joy comes in modest and unlikely guise.
Apricot Irving writes with love—and hurt—about her father's misplaced desire to be a savior to others.
"I look on my faith as a liberation."
After college, my friends and I chased fulfillment like it was the Holy Grail.