Category Archives: Meditation

You’re probably not really interested in compassion. And that’s good.

Last Friday¬†night saw the first in a short series, Read on…

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Planes, Trains, and ‘Empathy’

Thinking and writing about religion and spirituality Read on…

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The Concept (and the Practice) of ‘Christian Meditation’ – new piece in Aeon Magazine

In lieu of a new post on this site (there’ll be one Read on…

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BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking talk: Therapy vs Prayer

This is the transcript for a talk I gave at the BBC Read on…

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Therapy vs Prayer – BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking festival 2013

At a loose end on Saturday 26th October this year? Able Read on…

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Guest Contributor: Tom Monaghan on Zen at Hosenji Temple

Overloaded by your to-do list? Not enough time to yourself? Read on…

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Guest Contributor: Ioannis Gaitanidis on Spiritual Therapies in Japan

Since the 1970s in the West, and¬†from at least the Read on…

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Science and Religion review – part 2… of 4!

One of the routines that launched the brilliant and Read on…

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Meditation in the Classroom

Last week large swathes of Edinburgh University suspended Read on…

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Intimate Intuition: Why Anthropomorphism is a Good Thing

I usually try to dissuade students from starting off Read on…

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