Islam http://publicradiotulsa.org en "A Guide to Creating a Personal Spirituality in a Secular World" (Encore presentation.) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/guide-creating-personal-spirituality-secular-world-encore-presentation <p>(Note: This interview originally aired earlier this year.) There's an old Lenny Bruce one-liner that goes like this: "Everyday, people are straying away from the church and going back to God." In this day and age, there must be some truth to that idea; while it's true that more and more people in this country are giving up on the religion they grew up with or else rejecting organized religion entirely, it's also true that many who have turned away from religious institutions --- as well as many others who've lived wholly without religion --- really do hunger for something more than what con Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:53:57 +0000 Rich Fisher 62073 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "A Guide to Creating a Personal Spirituality in a Secular World" (Encore presentation.) OU's Dr. Charles Kimball: On the Rise, Decline, Tolerance, and/or Intolerance of Religion in America http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/ous-dr-charles-kimball-rise-decline-tolerance-andor-intolerance-religion-america <p>What can we anticipate --- or even expect --- from the future of interfaith discussion in this country? To explore that question, we speak by phone with Dr. Charles Kimball, the Director and Presidential Professor of the Religious Studies Program at the University of Oklahoma in Norman. A noted expert and prolific author and scholar concerning religion and religious history, Dr. Tue, 05 Feb 2013 23:33:16 +0000 Rich Fisher 33669 at http://publicradiotulsa.org OU's Dr. Charles Kimball: On the Rise, Decline, Tolerance, and/or Intolerance of Religion in America A Chat with the Turkish Journalist Mustafa Akyol, Author of "Islam Without Extremes" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/chat-turkish-journalist-mustafa-akyol-author-islam-without-extremes <p>On this edition of ST, we speak by phone with Mustafa Akyolm, a columnist for two Turkish newspapers whose work has also appeared in Foreign Affairs, Newsweek, The Washington Post, The International Herald Tribune, and elsewhere. He's also spoken at the Council on Foreign Relations, the Brookings Institution, the Heritage Foundation, the Cato Institute, and the TED conference. Fri, 19 Oct 2012 19:05:03 +0000 Rich Fisher 28132 at http://publicradiotulsa.org A Chat with the Turkish Journalist Mustafa Akyol, Author of "Islam Without Extremes"