May 30, 2014 | 53:59Tapestry What Would Plato Do? Audio
Tapestry What Would Plato Do? May 30, 2014 | 53:59Imagine a little bracelet you could wear every day. On it is inscribed: WWPD? What What Plato Do? It's not as wacky as it sounds. The great philosopher would have a lot to say about how to live right now.
May 23, 2014 | 53:59Tapestry Dear Grads: Above all, be kind Audio
Tapestry Dear Grads: Above all, be kind May 23, 2014 | 53:59If you could go back and tell your younger self the most important thing you've learned, what would you say? The writer George Saunders tried it during a commencement speech - and his message went viral.
May 16, 2014 | 53:59Tapestry Depression at the Pulpit Audio
Tapestry Depression at the Pulpit May 16, 2014 | 53:59Sometimes, depression hits so hard, people have to leave work. But how do you go back to your job after a breakdown when you're the leader of a religious community? In Saskatoon, one pastor introduced his congregation to his psychiatrist.
May 9, 2014 | 53:59Tapestry What the Dying Know Audio
Tapestry What the Dying Know May 9, 2014 | 53:59The writer Patricia Pearson has spent years investigating what people have to say - what they've experienced - in the realm of life after death and other unexplained events.
May 2, 2014 | 53:59Tapestry The Dark Box Audio
Tapestry The Dark Box May 2, 2014 | 53:59The year 1910 stands out as the time when Catholic confession changed profoundly. Pope Pius X changed the age of confession from the teen years to age seven.
Apr 17, 2014 | 53:58Tapestry The God of Second Chances Audio
Tapestry The God of Second Chances Apr 17, 2014 | 53:58Father Gregory Boyle is a priest and the founder of Homeboy Industries, an "off-ramp" for gang members. He will preside over too many of their funerals too early. In his words, "kids he loves killing kids he loves." So why isn’t he broken hearted 24/7?
Apr 4, 2014 | 53:56Tapestry Evangelical: To Name It Is To Claim It Audio
Tapestry Evangelical: To Name It Is To Claim It Apr 4, 2014 | 53:56When you hear the word "evangelical," what comes to mind? Do you picture someone standing on a street corner, brandishing a bible and urging you to repent? Three evangelical Christians talk about their struggle with the label.
Mar 28, 2014 | 54:00Tapestry High Anxiety Audio
Tapestry High Anxiety Mar 28, 2014 | 54:00On the show today: High Anxiety. The ruminations, the worry, the fretting, the unshakable conviction that the worst is about to happen If this doesn't sound familiar to you, congratulations, you well-adjusted soul.
Mar 14, 2014 | 53:58Tapestry Haunted By The Life You Aren't Living? Audio
Tapestry Haunted By The Life You Aren't Living? Mar 14, 2014 | 53:58The Road Not Taken may have sounded pretty lyrical to the poet Robert Frost, but for the rest of us, it can be a tortured thought. We'll meet the psychotherapist who says the unlived life is taking up way too much space in your head.