(RNS) In his new book, "Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion," super-atheist Sam Harris describes how spirituality can and must be divorced from religion if the human mind is to reach its full potential.
(RNS) Young adults born to pagan parents are a lot like their peers of all faiths: They do spirituality their own way and many don’t do it at all.
Rev. Galen Guengerich, author of the new book 'God Revised: How Religion Must Evolve in a Scientific Age', tells RNS that religion must evolve—and that nontheists should embrace it.
A critical look at race and atheism. An answer to the question, "Why was I born?" An atheist response to "day-to-day unhappiness." Here are six more atheist books you may have overlooked.
Looking for some nonreligious books to add to your summer reading list? Want some recommendations beyond the “new atheist” bestsellers? Here are some you may have overlooked.
Popular pastor and author says we "live on the planet of lost souls" and identifies what he calls the "nine needs of the soul."
RNS' Jonathan Merritt takes a journey to encounter the God of the Bible. Here are five surprising places he encourages you to do the same.
Does watching movies and television shows slowly and repeatedly make them more spiritually significant?
Carl Sagan's son Nick talks with RNS about his father's impact, memories from his "strange" and "surreal" childhood, the new "Cosmos," and what it was like to record a greeting for potential extraterrestrials at six years old.
'Downton Abbey' is a bit of a guilty pleasure, but the 'other' popular BBC series, 'Call the Midwife,' has a gritty beauty and spiritual depth that all the riches of Downton couldn't buy.
With the impending publication of 'Waking Up' by Sam Harris, many in the atheist community will debate whether it makes sense for atheists to use the word 'spirituality.' But this isn't the first time this debate has come up in recent years.
(RNS) A new experiential research study -- conducted by a smartphone app -- lets people monitor their spiritual state of mind.
Obama talks about his faith often, and Christmas is no exception.
Author Shauna Niequist says that the secular holiday of Thanksgiving is more sacred than we might assume.