More on compassion

How Harper Lee’s Characters Saved Me from a “Bible Belt” Faith

Three lessons “To Kill a Mockingbird” taught me about the Christian faith.

Taking on the Posture of God

Transforming the world seems like a futile aspiration, but it is our great calling.

4 Biblical Truths That Respond to Hatred

We desperately need public compassion in the wake of senseless tragedy.

5 Reasons Christians Should Be Generous

Why is generosity such a hard lesson for us to learn?

This Is Your Brain on God

Five things to know about the biological basis of spirituality.

The Self-Interested Case for Not Being a Jerk

Being mean feels good for a moment. But researchers are finding that kindness is the source of lifelong happiness.

The Dalai Lama Comes to Silicon Valley

The Dalai Lama came to the hard-driving high-tech corridor with a tough message: corporate compassion is a real thing, and it can’t be faked or used solely for a profit motive.

Is Religion Just an Act?

A Mormon bishop in Utah went to church disguised as a homeless man to teach his congregation about compassion.

‘Who am I to judge’ on homosexuality?

Especially for Catholics who hold St. Francis and Pope Francis so dear, now is the time for a real commitment to these words.

Getting Involved

There is a tiny little voice of goodness inside of me. Most days I feed him Subway and tell him to shut up.