Oct 31, 2014 | 53:59Tapestry Tame Your Mind (No Religion Required) Audio
Tapestry Tame Your Mind (No Religion Required) Oct 31, 2014 | 53:59No gods, gurus or mantras. Just you and your frantic thoughts as they rise and fall away. The atheist Sam Harris says when you take away all the religious stuff, the world's spiritual traditions have profound things to say about the art of being human.
Dec 13, 2013 | 53:59Tapestry Do You Hear What We Hear? (2012 Encore) Audio
Tapestry Do You Hear What We Hear? (2012 Encore) Dec 13, 2013 | 53:59Tapestry reconsiders the Christmas carol. An opera singer revels the pitfalls of the show-stopper, O Holy Night. We uncover the mysterious back-story of Do You Hear What I Hear. And a meditation on one tune fit for the midwinter blues of midlife.
Oct 3, 2014 | 54:00Tapestry Liars, Cheats and Sinners Audio
Tapestry Liars, Cheats and Sinners Oct 3, 2014 | 54:00Cast an eye over the people who go to church. Do you see families of 11 children? Writer Mary Gordon says good-hearted Catholics are made out to be cheats because they defy church rules. Plus, marriage in all its forms, including arranged and annulled.
Nov 7, 2014 | 53:59Tapestry The Muslims Are Coming and The Novel Cure Audio
Tapestry The Muslims Are Coming and The Novel Cure Nov 7, 2014 | 53:59A group of Muslim comics hits the road to meet people who could, conceivably, never have met a Muslim. The stars of the documentary The Muslims Are Coming are in our studio. Later on the show, two bibliotherapists prescribe novels to cure what ails you.
Jan 25, 2013 | 53:59Tapestry Lessons for Living (2012 Encore) Audio
Tapestry Lessons for Living (2012 Encore) Jan 25, 2013 | 53:59What can the old teach the young about living a good life? This week on Tapestry, we hear wisdom from the elders on everything from marrying the right person, to raising happy children, to staying connected with the people you love.
Jan 4, 2013 | 53:58Tapestry Prayer, Small but Mighty Audio
Tapestry Prayer, Small but Mighty Jan 4, 2013 | 53:58For Hindus, Buddhists and other eastern faiths, it's the single-syllabled Om. For Jews, it's the six words of the Shema. This week we look at prayers of few words - the small-but-mighty sayings that inspire and sustain millions.
Mar 28, 2014 | 54:00Tapestry High Anxiety (2013 Encore) Audio
Tapestry High Anxiety (2013 Encore) 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.
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.