Day: June 1, 2015

Your brain on faith?

Your brain on faith?

Brain scans from Dr. Andrew Newberg’s research Huffington Post’s series, Deep Dive, explores connections between faith, spirituality, and mind-altering substances. The second video in the series, hosted by science reporter and series creator Josh Zepps, explores the spiritual use of psychoactive drugs. In this segment, Zepps interviews Roland R. Griffiths, Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at John Hopkins University, who […]

Broadcaster Adrian Chiles visits 46 different church services in 46 consecutive days

Broadcaster Adrian Chiles visits 46 different church services in 46 consecutive days

Adrian Chiles, a British Catholic, undertook an unusual Lenten discipline: he vowed to attend church every day for 46 days, and never the same church twice. What he planned to be a struggle surprised him as a positive, uplifting experience instead.