Category: Paradise Lust

Book review: ‘The Lost Book of Mormon: A Journey Through the Mythic Lands of Nephi, Zarahemla,…

Book review: ‘The Lost Book of Mormon: A Journey Through the Mythic Lands of Nephi, Zarahemla, and Kansas City, Missouri’ By Avi Steinberg at @bostonglobe http://ift.tt/1qiTvDw from Facebook http://ift.tt/1qiTvDw via IFTTT

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Karen Armstrong, Caped Anti-Anti-Muslim Crusader? | Religion Dispatches

Karen Armstrong, Caped Anti-Anti-Muslim Crusader? | Religion Dispatches w/thanks to Jennifer MacKenzie http://buff.ly/1nCVzKq from Facebook http://ift.tt/1ruKKGF via IFTTT

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Public Prayer Verdict Shows Its True Colors | Religion Dispatches

In which government tries, once again, to define religion. Good luck with that. Public Prayer Verdict Shows Its True Colors Religion Dispatches http://buff.ly/WE3QRo from Facebook http://ift.tt/WVL6NP via IFTTT

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Public Prayer Verdict Shows Its True Colors | Religion Dispatches

In which gov tries once to define religion: Public Prayer Verdict Shows Its True Colors Religion Dispatches http://buff.ly/1xBcOQB from Facebook http://ift.tt/1xFaQPf via IFTTT

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Proselytizing Protagonists Panel

Very happy to announce that I’ll be moderating a panel discussion at this year’s Brooklyn Book Festival! 10:00 A.M. In _____ We Trust. What do you believe in? A twelve-year-old preacher, a cult that will end loneliness, a community promising hope? When strong personalities and religion collide, what or whom we trust in becomes a… More →

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Magic In the Daylight | Religion Dispatches

In which I argue that the unseen spirit world should not be made to stand in for monotheism: or, a religion geek’s take on the latest Woody Allen movie. http://ift.tt/1pcyXi6 from Facebook http://ift.tt/1pcyXi6 via IFTTT

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Thank You, Satanists | Religion Dispatches

Thank You, Satanists, for sticking it to #HobbyLobby | for Religion Dispatches http://buff.ly/1ukCcVt from Facebook http://ift.tt/1sxNqGP via IFTTT

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Tse Tsan Tai gets his due, 98 years later…

So my recent post was a round-up of all the different excerpts of Paradise Lust that you can find online. Happily, I spoke too soon to give a full accounting. Frank Jacobs, cartographic wizard of Strange Maps fame, a blog featured on the Big Think network, featured the hand-drawn maps by my favorite Eden-seeker, Tse… More →

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All Togather Now!

I love it when new media start-ups put their energy into reinforcing the special-ness of somewhat old-fashioned events. And I also just love events. From book-club chats to radio call-ins to panel discussions to church basement teach-ins, I love to talk to people about the Garden of Eden and all that it calls up for… More →

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Paradise Lust Continues World Domination

First the hardcover, then the Italian edition, then the e-book, then the paperback. And then last week I received an e-mail letting me know that Paradise Lust now exists in yet another form: a special audio edition created by the Library of Congress National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. Anne Hancock knew,… More →

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