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Exploring Personal Perspectives On Faith

OPB |Nov. 24, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, we're bringing together leaders from different religious traditions to ask how they define faith and how they assess its impact in their lives.

Federal Judge Says Secular Humanism Is A Religion

OPB |Nov. 07, 2014 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: A federal judge ruled that a case brought by a prison inmate who identifies as a secular humanist can go forward.

U.S. Supreme Court's 2014 Fall Term Begins

OPB |Oct. 06, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll talk with U.S. Supreme Court watcher Lisa McElroy about the start of the new term this week.

Controversy Surrounds Portland Arrival Of Good News Club

OPB |July 14, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: The arrival in Portland of a Christian youth program called the Good News Club has met with opposition.

How Do Religion And Spirituality Affect Your Health?

OPB |March 31, 2014 12:45 p.m.

MONDAY: New research from Oregon State University dives into the effect that religion and spirituality have on your health.

Rebroadcast: The Evangelicals You Don't Know

OPB |Dec. 20, 2013 8 p.m.

FRIDAY: Tonight, we listen back to our conversation at Imago Dei church about what it means to be an evangelical Christian.

Student Body President At Christian University Reveals He Is An Atheist

OPB |Nov. 15, 2013 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: Eric Fromm took to Northwest Christian University's school paper to come out as an atheist.

The Evangelicals You Don't Know

OPB |Oct. 14, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We'll talk with religion writer Tom Krattenmaker about the subject of his book, The Evangelicals You Don't Know.

Salman Rushdie's Years As Joseph Anton

OPB |Oct. 08, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Salman Rushdie's memoir Joseph Anton documents his life during the years the Ayatollah of Iran had issued a fatwa calling for Rushdie's death.

A War Memorial Sparks Controversy

Sept. 10, 2013 12:06 p.m.

A cross atop a Vietnam War memorial in a Coos Bay park has become the center of a dispute.

Ramadan Enters Its Last Week

Aug. 01, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Oregon's growing Muslim communities spend Ramadan fasting during the day, often without friends and coworkers knowing they're observing the holiest time of their year

Sarah Thebarge Talks About The Invisible Girls

June 19, 2013 12:20 p.m.

Portland author Sarah Thebarge's memoir chronicles her experience with breast cancer, the relationship she developed with a Somali family, and her struggles with faith.

Exploring The Moral Roots Of What Divides Us

May 28, 2013 12:30 p.m.

We'll talk with Jonathan Haidt, a social scientist who explores the moral roots of what divides us, from politics to religion.

The Dalai Lama Part II

May 15, 2013 12:06 p.m.

The second part of Dave Miller's conversation with His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama.

The Dalai Lama Visits Oregon

May 14, 2013 12:06 p.m.

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama talks to Dave Miller during his visit to Portland.

Peter Rock Blends Fact And Fiction In The Shelter Cycle

April 02, 2013 12:35 p.m.

Peter Rock's new novel is a fictional imagining of the lives of members of the apocalyptic Church Universal and Triumphant.

Catholic Cardinals Select New Pope

March 13, 2013 12:20 p.m.

White smoke from the Sistine Chapel chimney means the Catholic cardinals have chosen a new pope.

What's Next For The Catholic Church?

Feb. 28, 2013 12:06 p.m.

With the Pope stepping down on Thursday, what do Catholics want to see next from their church?

Brad Avakian Talks About State Law After Bakery Incident

Feb. 08, 2013 12:20 p.m.

After a Gresham bakery refused to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple, we'll ask the State Labor Commissioner: what laws apply to customers and business owners?

Looking Back On 2012

Dec. 31, 2012 12:06 p.m.

We'll catch up with Think Out Loud guests who joined us earlier this year to talk about some of the big moments of 2012.

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