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Tapestry - "The Way Is Made by Walking" with author Arthur Paul BoersJun 6, 2010 | 54:00Tapestry "The Way Is Made by Walking" with author Arthur Paul Boers Audio
Tapestry "The Way Is Made by Walking" with author Arthur Paul Boers Jun 6, 2010 | 54:00Arthur Paul Boers likes to say of his pilgrimage in Spain: "I once walked 500 miles to go to church!" Boers is a Mennonite minister, associate professor of pastoral theology at Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary in Elkhart, Indiana, and the author of "The Way Is Made by Walking: A Pilgrimage Along the Camino de Santiago" published by Formatio.
Tapestry - The Kama SutraJun 11, 2010 | 54:02Tapestry The Kama Sutra Audio
Tapestry The Kama Sutra Jun 11, 2010 | 54:02In the Kama Sutra erotic pleasure is nothing if not sacred. The book is now more accessible to the English-speaking world than ever before, thanks to the work of Wendy Doniger.
Tapestry - "Altar in the World" with author Barbara Brown Taylor, and reading from "Chasing the Shore" by author David WealeMay 16, 2010 | 53:59Tapestry "Altar in the World" with author Barbara Brown Taylor, and reading from "Chasing the Shore" by author David Weale Audio
Tapestry "Altar in the World" with author Barbara Brown Taylor, and reading from "Chasing the Shore" by author David Weale May 16, 2010 | 53:59Mary Hynes talks to Barbara Brown Taylor, a priest in the Episcopal church. She spent fifteen years in parish ministry - and is now a professor of religion at Piedmont College in Georgia. And David Weale reads from his collection of essays "Chasing the Shore: Little Stories About Spirit and Landscape," published by Tangle Lane.
Tapestry - Taking on Celebrity AtheistsJul 25, 2010 | 53:58Tapestry Taking on Celebrity Atheists Audio
Tapestry Taking on Celebrity Atheists Jul 25, 2010 | 53:58Mary Hynes speaks to Terry Eagleton. He has written more than 40 books. His most recent is Reason, Faith, and Revolution: Reflections on the God Debate.
Tapestry - Making a Case for GodAug 1, 2010 | 54:00Tapestry Making a Case for God Audio
Tapestry Making a Case for God Aug 1, 2010 | 54:00Mary Hynes talks to Karen Armstrong. She wants people to think differently about God, and argues that the best place to start, is to forget much of what we think we know about religion.
Tapestry - "Conquering Fear" with author Rabbi Harold KushnerJan 10, 2010 | 54:00Tapestry "Conquering Fear" with author Rabbi Harold Kushner Audio
Tapestry "Conquering Fear" with author Rabbi Harold Kushner Jan 10, 2010 | 54:00Rabbi Harold Kushner talks to Mary about his new book "Conquering Fear: Living Boldly in an Uncertain World."
Tapestry - "Beauty Will Save the World!" (Documentary)Oct 31, 2010 | 54:03Tapestry "Beauty Will Save the World!" (Documentary) Audio
Tapestry "Beauty Will Save the World!" (Documentary) Oct 31, 2010 | 54:03This week on Tapestry, a documentary by CBC producer Frank Faulk. While imprisoned in the Soviet gulag Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn would compose speeches expressing the cruelty he suffered. However in 1970, upon receiving the Nobel Prize he simply said: "Beauty Will Save the World!" Frank Faulk explores this provocative statement.
Tapestry - "People Get Ready" (Part 2) - The History of Black Gospel MusicApr 2, 2010 | 27:30Tapestry "People Get Ready" (Part 2) - The History of Black Gospel Music Audio
Tapestry "People Get Ready" (Part 2) - The History of Black Gospel Music Apr 2, 2010 | 27:30Robert Darden's book is called People Get Ready: A New History of Black Gospel Music. It's published by Continuum.
Tapestry - "People Get Ready" (Part 1) - The History of Black Gospel MusicApr 2, 2010 | 23:59Tapestry "People Get Ready" (Part 1) - The History of Black Gospel Music Audio
Tapestry "People Get Ready" (Part 1) - The History of Black Gospel Music Apr 2, 2010 | 23:59Robert Darden's book is called "People Get Ready: A New History of Black Gospel Music." It's published by Continuum.
Tapestry - "People Get Ready" (Part 3) - The History of Black Gospel MusicApr 2, 2010 | 23:58Tapestry "People Get Ready" (Part 3) - The History of Black Gospel Music Audio
Tapestry "People Get Ready" (Part 3) - The History of Black Gospel Music Apr 2, 2010 | 23:58Robert Darden's book is called People Get Ready: A New History of Black Gospel Music. It's published by Continuum.
Tapestry - "People Get Ready" (Part 4) - The History of Black Gospel MusicApr 2, 2010 | 27:30Tapestry "People Get Ready" (Part 4) - The History of Black Gospel Music Audio
Tapestry "People Get Ready" (Part 4) - The History of Black Gospel Music Apr 2, 2010 | 27:30Robert Darden's book is called People Get Ready: A New History of Black Gospel Music. It's published by Continuum.
Tapestry - "Giordano Bruno" with author Ingrid RowlandApr 25, 2010 | 54:00Tapestry "Giordano Bruno" with author Ingrid Rowland Audio
Tapestry "Giordano Bruno" with author Ingrid Rowland Apr 25, 2010 | 54:00Mary Hynes talks to Ingrid Rowland, who is passionate about the life of Giordano Bruno, a 16th century Dominican friar who was labeled a heretic by the Vatican and burned at the stake.
Tapestry - The Goddess and the Green ManMay 2, 2010 | 54:00Tapestry The Goddess and the Green Man Audio
Tapestry The Goddess and the Green Man May 2, 2010 | 54:00Johnny Keogh visits several sites in Toronto where religion and ecology come together. Writer Tim Wilson explores the myth of The Green Man, the symbol of masculinity, nature and fertility.
Tapestry - "A Vindication of Love" with author Cristina NehringMay 23, 2010 | 54:00Tapestry "A Vindication of Love" with author Cristina Nehring Audio
Tapestry "A Vindication of Love" with author Cristina Nehring May 23, 2010 | 54:00Mary Hynes talks to writer Cristina Nehring who argues that romance has become ‘a poor and shrunken thing’ in our time, emptied of all spiritual consequence.
Tapestry - "The Evolution of God" with author Robert WrightMay 30, 2010 | 54:00Tapestry "The Evolution of God" with author Robert Wright Audio
Tapestry "The Evolution of God" with author Robert Wright May 30, 2010 | 54:00Mary Hynes talks to journalist Robert Wright about his latest book "The Evolution of God." In it, Wright explores the idea that our belief in God has evolved throughout human history.

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