A Project of Patient Endurance

Running and the spiritual life.


Out of Orthodoxy

New books map the space between Chasidism and the outside world.

Smells Like Christian Spirit

The Young and the Angstless

A new book about GenX Christians shows just how god-damned happy they really are.


Raised by Jews

Reflections on a belated apostasy.

Detail of Renee Cox, in The Pieta, by Renee Cox

Yo Mama’s Orthodoxy

The mayor, the artist, and the sacred faith of the elite.


The Pope Converts

When will the Roman Catholic Church come out of the theological closet?

Stained Glass

God’s Own Knowledge

A theology of sex shops, movies, and nothingness may be the biggest thing to hit Christianity since Martin Luther.