Book Review How Democracy Ends An insightful analysis of democracy's mid-life crisis. Spiritual Practice Feature Using Lectio Divina to Face Conflicts How a classic practice can be used to heal difficult relationships. Spiritual Practices Ten Ways to Love Your Enemy Tools for awakening patience, kindness, openness, and compassion in our relationships. Topic Conversations Resources for creating a hospitable spirit.
Project Overview The Practicing Democracy Project An overview of our curated resources and spiritual practices for individuals and groups wanting to practice democracy. (Click on the blue icons to navigate to other content sections.)
Survey What We Learned People's hopes, fears, needs, and ideas about democracy.
Book Review Good Neighbors An enlightening book on neighbors, democratic public life, and the rigors and toxins of politics.
Book Excerpt Getting a Grip The ten arts of democracy from active listening to celebration and mentoring.
Children's Books Moody Cow Using sitting and walking meditation to deal with difficult emotions.
Prayer A Book of Uncommon Prayer A desperate prayer for patience, muttering, bubbling, nattering, and preening politicians.
Spiritual Practice I Am More Than This A simple practice for countless situations when you need to get a wider perspective on what's happening to you.
Topic Enemies Tools to help us face not only external conflicts but also inner enemies like arrogance, fear, and ingratitude.