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Spiritual Biography

My work aims at creating a space. Spaces in consciousness reveal how I must be for someone to reveal themselves to me. What we do with that is mentorship, providing a context of support for someone to step out of difficulty into sanctuary.
—Orland Bishop (from our podcast)

Join Michael Lerner in these conversations with spiritual leaders that are changing our world today. From Christian monk to south and west African shaman, the cosmologies of the human heart transcend religion and ethnicity, touching on compassion, service, and self reflection.

  • Jerry Jampolsky and Diane Cirincione-Jampolsky

    Attitudinal Healing: Change Your Mind, Change Your Life
  • Rabbi Rachel Cowan

    Wise Aging: Living with Joy, Resilience and Spirit
  • Jacob Needleman

    Time and the Soul: A Spiritual Biography
  • Norman Fischer

    Everyday Zen: Changing and Being Changed by the World
  • Robert McDermott

    Philosophy, Spirituality, and Community—A Professor's Journey
  • Ross Chapin

    Design, Body Knowing, and the Inner Life
  • Jaune Evans

    Creative Spirit: A Life of Art, Service, and Contemplative Practice
  • Angeles Arrien, PhD

    Nothing Special: The Mystery of Everyday Life
  • Fritz Hull

    IONA Vision: the Founding of the Whidbey Institute
  • Brother David Steindl-Rast

    Spiritual Biography
  • David Spangler

    Apprenticed to Spirit
  • Orland Bishop

    Spiritual Biography