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Tapestry - The Meaning of Midlife with Jungian Analyst James HollisOct 23, 2011 | 41:20Tapestry The Meaning of Midlife with Jungian Analyst James Hollis Audio
Tapestry The Meaning of Midlife with Jungian Analyst James Hollis Oct 23, 2011 | 41:20Mary talks with Jungian analyst James Hollis, who has been through a painful version of midlife himself, and has helped many other negotiate the passage. Hollis is the author of 'Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life: How to Finally, Really Grow Up.'
Tapestry - "Allah, Liberty and Love" with author Irshad ManjiJun 12, 2011 | 54:00Tapestry "Allah, Liberty and Love" with author Irshad Manji Audio
Tapestry "Allah, Liberty and Love" with author Irshad Manji Jun 12, 2011 | 54:00Irshad Manji has been inspiring - and infuriating - people with her thoughts on Islam for the better part of the last decade. And with the release of her second book "Allah, Liberty and Love" she is continuing along her path of what she calls her "dare-devil expedition."
Tapestry - "The Moral Landscape" with author Sam Harris, and Jewish Atheism documentary (2010 Encore)Nov 7, 2010 | 53:59Tapestry "The Moral Landscape" with author Sam Harris, and Jewish Atheism documentary (2010 Encore) Audio
Tapestry "The Moral Landscape" with author Sam Harris, and Jewish Atheism documentary (2010 Encore) Nov 7, 2010 | 53:59Mary Hynes talks to Sam Harris on Tapestry about his latest book "The Moral Landscape: How Science Can Determine Human Values." And Dan Falk, author, freelance journalist and documentary-maker, explores the idea of Jewish atheism.
Tapestry - The Occupy Movement and the ChurchNov 27, 2011 | 54:00Tapestry The Occupy Movement and the Church Audio
Tapestry The Occupy Movement and the Church Nov 27, 2011 | 54:00Is a place of worship meant for quiet prayer - or does the church belong at the front lines in the fight for social justice? Nick Terpstra, who teaches history at the University of Toronto, talks about Christianity's injunction to care for the poor, and describes the history of the sanctuary movement. Lawyer and social critic Wendy Kaminer outlines the legal minefield when groups with even the very best of motives demand the right to "occupy." And Giles Fraser, former Canon Chancellor of St. Paul's Cathedral in London, explains why he resigned rather than acquiesce to the eviction of protestors from the steps of the iconic cathedral.
Tapestry - Sex and the SoulFeb 20, 2011 | 54:00Tapestry Sex and the Soul Audio
Tapestry Sex and the Soul Feb 20, 2011 | 54:00Through the ages religion and sexuality have been deeply intertwined. The historian Mircea Eliade said that sex has been seen as a pathway to the Divine. He called sexual passion a "hierophany" - something that reveals the sacred to the human. Mary Hynes talks to Jennifer Wright Knust and Donna Freitas about Sex and the Soul.
Tapestry - A Call for Compassion (Interview)Mar 31, 2011 | 53:59Tapestry A Call for Compassion (Interview) Audio
Tapestry A Call for Compassion (Interview) Mar 31, 2011 | 53:59Karen Armstrong joins host Mary Hynes for a feature interview on Armstrong's Charter of Compassion. Her wish for a more compassionate world got the nod, and much-deserved seed money from the TED Foundation. The Charter was written and endorsed by some of the world's leading thinkers, and now, the work begins.
Tapestry - Exploring the Relationship between Art and Soul (2010 Encore)Dec 26, 2010 | 53:58Tapestry Exploring the Relationship between Art and Soul (2010 Encore) Audio
Tapestry Exploring the Relationship between Art and Soul (2010 Encore) Dec 26, 2010 | 53:58Exploring the intricate relationship between art and soul with Robert Bateman, Rosemary Phelan, and Rev. Jennie Hogan.
Tapestry - Dominion and Our Relationship with the Animal KingdomApr 3, 2011 | 54:00Tapestry Dominion and Our Relationship with the Animal Kingdom Audio
Tapestry Dominion and Our Relationship with the Animal Kingdom Apr 3, 2011 | 54:00Today we ask whether there is a spiritual dimension to the way people and animals live together on the Earth. We hear from Michael Bruner who is a Presbyterian minister who helped head up A Religious Proclamation for Animal Compassion. We also pay a visit to a halal slaughterhouse near Ottawa. And Mary interviews Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, author of Green Deen: What Islam Teaches about Protecting the Planet. And finally, a rivetting story of a whale rescue by WNYC's Radio Lab.
Tapestry - All About Hope (2010 Encore)Sep 12, 2010 | 54:00Tapestry All About Hope (2010 Encore) Audio
Tapestry All About Hope (2010 Encore) Sep 12, 2010 | 54:00Hope can be a pretty tricky thing. If you don't have enough, you're going to be miserable. If you have too much, maybe you're in denial about something really bad. Joan Chittister, Benedictine nun and author of more than 40 books, weighs in on what hope means in tough times. Neil Pasricha, blogger about all things awesome, drops by the studio, and writer Teri Degler will share her story about finding hope when she least expected it. And we'll treat you to some of the wisdom of the English novelist Terry Pratchett.
Tapestry - The Meaning of Midlife with Cartoonist Joe OllmanOct 23, 2011 | 22:22Tapestry The Meaning of Midlife with Cartoonist Joe Ollman Audio
Tapestry The Meaning of Midlife with Cartoonist Joe Ollman Oct 23, 2011 | 22:22Mary talks with Joe Ollmann, a cartoonist from Montreal who made his own midlife crisis the centerpiece of a very funny graphic novel. Joe says he's okay with the whole "approach of death" thing, but his faltering physique is driving him crazy.
Tapestry - Relics (2010 Halloween Encore)Oct 24, 2010 | 54:00Tapestry Relics (2010 Halloween Encore) Audio
Tapestry Relics (2010 Halloween Encore) Oct 24, 2010 | 54:00This weekend on Tapestry Mary Hynes explores the ways we humans reach past the grave to reconnect with those who have left this world. We'll hear about venerated relics of the saintly - the shriveled tongue of St. Anthony, the tooth of Buddha and the whisker of Mohammed, to modern innovations that allow us to send email messages after we die. Guests: Peter Manseau, David Eagleman, and Hilda Panasiuk.
Tapestry - A Grittier Brand of Hospitality (2010 Encore)Oct 10, 2010 | 54:00Tapestry A Grittier Brand of Hospitality (2010 Encore) Audio
Tapestry A Grittier Brand of Hospitality (2010 Encore) Oct 10, 2010 | 54:00Is there a more mushy word in the English language? Hospitality. But, no - we aren't talking about Martha Stewart and which spoon to use for the dessert course. This week on Tapestry: a more gritty brand of hospitality. From the woman in Calgary who invites a homeless guy to come and stay, to refugee homes in Winnipeg and Toronto.
Tapestry - The Spirit of Music (2009 Encore)Dec 13, 2009 | 54:00Tapestry The Spirit of Music (2009 Encore) Audio
Tapestry The Spirit of Music (2009 Encore) Dec 13, 2009 | 54:00Mary Hynes speaks to Victor Wooten, member of the Grammy-winning Béla Fleck & The Flecktones this week on Tapestry.
Tapestry - The Ultimate MysteryFeb 13, 2011 | 54:00Tapestry The Ultimate Mystery Audio
Tapestry The Ultimate Mystery Feb 13, 2011 | 54:00In his latest book, Bishop John Shelby Spong ponders the question of the ultimate mystery; death and what happens next.
Tapestry - Loneliness, and CNN's Belief blogSep 19, 2010 | 53:59Tapestry Loneliness, and CNN's Belief blog Audio
Tapestry Loneliness, and CNN's Belief blog Sep 19, 2010 | 53:59Writer and broadcaster Hassan Ghedi Santur explores loneliness. Also on the show, Mary talks to Stephen Prothero, contributor to CNN's Belief Blog.

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