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Providence on the air presents "Open Book," a weekly spiritual book club designed to open minds about questions of spirituality. We believe that if you're looking for God, all you need to do is open a book!

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Author Anthony De Mello has collected stories and sayings from around the world to create "The Heart of the Enlightened: A Book of Story-Meditations," a book that's sure to trigger new thinking on spiritual matters from enlightenment to... more

David Rhodes' novel, "Jewelweed" takes us deeply into life in rural Wisconsin. The characters brought to life with his narrative challenge us to pay attention, move forward, forgive, try harder and grieve loss in our lives. We hope you will... more

Maybe you've heard about "The Year of Mercy," which started back on Dec. 8, 2015 and is rapidly reaching its end. What does it mean? Find out from the Pope himself, as your favorite book club hosts tackle "The Name of God is Mercy," an... more

Has anyone else noticed an uptick in use of the word SPIRITUALITY in our world? Do you find yourself confused about what it means? Do you wonder about the difference between religion, theology, spirituality and just plain... more

What did the early Christians know about Mary that we don't — or that we've left behind? Plenty! Join Lori and Alice, your weekly spiritual book club hosts, as they delve into Frederica Mathewes-Green's book "Mary as the Early... more

An "open discussion of doubt".....hmmmm.....If you want clarity, sure answers, profound depth and rock-solid assurance....please do something else today! We have a feeling that our time together will bring about more questions, less... more

Do you ever wonder if your prayers are heard? Do you ever feel funny about saying, "I'll pray for you" to someone? If you've ever had a question, doubt or feeling — positive or negative — about praying, this show is for... more

We live in the human family - each of us - every day - every moment. The sun rises on our days and the moon rises on our evenings. And we spend time and energy separating ourselves, distinguishing ourselves, developing ourselves and... more

Light...without it, plants die. We die. But how often do we take for granted the light around us and in us? Join Lori and Alice, your favorite book club hosts, as they delve into the Quaker practice of "minding the light." How can you add spirituality... more

This is Alice....I admit it - I adore nearly everything written by Richard Rohr. Lori likes Rohr too - but I think the true love affair is mostly mine....and so we are back to another of Rohr's treasures this week! He makes me want to sit and feel... more

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