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#2: The Power of Ritual
Turning Everyday Activities into Soulful Practices
Narrated by Casper ter Kuile / 5 hours 54 minutes
Casper ter Kuile, a Harvard Divinity School fellow and cohost of the popular Harry Potter and the Sacred Text podcast, explores how we can nourish our souls by transforming common, everyday practices—yoga, reading, walking the dog—into sacred rituals that can heal our crisis of social isolation and struggle to find purpose—a message we need more... Read More »
#3: Be the Bridge
Pursuing God's Heart for Racial Reconciliation
Narrated by Latasha Morrison / 5 hours 48 minutes
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • ECPA BESTSELLER • “When it comes to the intersection of race, privilege, justice, and the church, Tasha is without question my best teacher. Be the Bridge is THE tool I wish to put in every set of hands.”—Jen Hatmaker
Winner of the Christianity Today Book Award • A leading advocate for racial reconciliation calls... Read More »
#4: The Color of Compromise
The Truth about the American Church’s Complicity in Racism
By Jemar Tisby & Lecrae Moore
8 hours 22 minutes
An acclaimed, timely narrative of how people of faith have historically--up to the present day--worked against racial justice. And a call for urgent action by all Christians today in response.
The Color of Compromise is both enlightening and compelling, telling a history we either ignore or just don't know. Equal parts painful and inspirational,... Read More »
#5: The Meaning of Happiness
The Quest for Freedom of the Spirit in Modern Psychology and the Wisdom of the East
By Alan Watts
7 hours 1 minute
#6: Radical Acceptance
Embracing Your Life with the Heart of a Buddha
Narrated by Cassandra Campbell / 12 hours 15 minutes
"Believing that something is wrong with us is a deep and tenacious suffering," says Tara Brach at the start of this illuminating book. This suffering emerges in crippling self-judgments and conflicts in our relationships, in addictions and perfectionism, in loneliness and overwork—all the forces that keep our lives constricted and... Read More »
#7: When Things Fall Apart
Heart Advice for Difficult Times
By Pema Chödrön
5 hours 44 minutes
Pema Chödrön's perennially best-selling classic on overcoming life's difficulties cuts to the heart of spirituality and personal growth, and makes for a perfect addition to one's spiritual library.
How can we live our lives when everything seems to fall apart—when we are continually overcome by fear, anxiety, and pain? The answer, Pema Chödrön... Read More »
#8: Radical Dharma
Talking Race, Love, and Liberation
Narrated by Rev. angel Kyodo williams & Lama Rod Owens / 6 hours 2 minutes
Igniting a long-overdue dialogue about how the legacy of racial injustice and white supremacy plays out in society at large and Buddhist communities in particular, this urgent call to action outlines a new dharma that takes into account the ways that racism and privilege prevent our collective awakening. The authors traveled around the country... Read More »
#9: The Universal Christ
How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe
By Richard Rohr
8 hours 45 minutes
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From one of the world’s most influential spiritual thinkers, a long-awaited book exploring what it means that Jesus was called “Christ,” and how this forgotten truth can restore hope and meaning to our lives.
“Anyone who strives to put their faith into action will find encouragement and inspiration in the pages of this... Read More »
#10: Radical Compassion
Learning to Love Yourself and Your World with the Practice of RAIN
By Tara Brach
8 hours 20 minutes
One of the most beloved and trusted mindfulness teachers in America offers a lifeline for difficult times: the RAIN meditation, which awakens our courage and heart
Tara Brach is an in-the-trenches teacher whose work counters today's ever-increasing onslaught of news, conflict, demands, and anxieties--stresses that leave us rushing around on... Read More »
#11: Dream Big
Know What You Want, Why You Want It, and What You’re Going to Do About It
By Bob Goff
5 hours 36 minutes
Find and Reach Your Biggest Dreams
Bob Goff is on a mission to help people recapture the version of their lives they dreamed about before fear started calling the shots. He wants them to dream big.
In his revelatory yet utterly practical new audiobook, Bob takes you on a life-proven journey to rediscover your dreams and turn them into reality.... Read More »
#12: The Wondering Years
How Pop Culture Helped Me Answer Life’s Biggest Questions
By Knox McCoy
Yes, you can love God and binge Netflix!
Podcaster Knox McCoy, co-host of The Popcast with Knox and Jamie, tells hilarious stories about how pop culture helped him answer life’s biggest questions in his debut book, The Wondering Years. Through books, television, music and movies, Knox found many of the answers he was searching for about God and... Read More »
#13: The Hebrew Bible
A Translation with Commentary
By Robert Alter
Narrated by Edoardo Ballerini / 63 hours 56 minutes
A landmark event: the complete Hebrew Bible in the award-winning translation that delivers the stunning literary power of the original. A masterpiece of deep learning and fine sensibility, Robert Alter's translation of the Hebrew Bible, now complete, reanimates one of the formative works of our culture. Capturing its brilliantly compact poetry... Read More »
#14: Love Does
Discover a Secretly Incredible Life in an Ordinary World
By Bob Goff & Donald Miller
Narrated by Bob Goff / 5 hours 35 minutes
The runaway New York Time’s bestseller!
Can a simple concept shift your entire world? Bob certainty thinks so. When it comes to loving your neighbors, instead of focusing on having the “right answers” or checking the “right boxes,” what if you decide to simply do love? To shamelessly show love and grace to those around you--what would that look... Read More »
#15: The God Delusion
Narrated by Richard Dawkins & Lalla Ward / 20 hours 5 minutes
Discover magazine recently called Richard Dawkins "Darwin's Rottweiler" for his fierce and effective defense of evolution. Prospect magazine voted him among the top three public intellectuals in the world (along with Umberto Eco and Noam Chomsky). Now Dawkins turns his considerable intellect on religion, denouncing its faulty logic and the... Read More »
New Science, Ancient Wisdom, and Seven Practices of the Highest Happiness
By Rick Hanson
11 hours 13 minutes
“This deeply researched and compassionate guide offers an easy-to-follow road map for creating day-to-day inner peace in today’s increasingly complex world.”—Lori Gottlieb, New York Times bestselling author of Maybe You Should Talk to Someone
Throughout history, people have sought the heights of human potential—to become as wise and strong, happy... Read More »
#17: Real Change
Mindfulness to Heal Ourselves and the World
"In this age of anxiety, grief, and strife, Sharon Salzberg, a leading authority on lovingkindness meditation, offers exactly the wisdom we need: the mindfulness to take action. This is not the mindfulness of navel-gazing on a mountaintop. Salzberg knows what it’s like to grieve and to heal; to fight and to reconcile; to fear and to find... Read More »
Essential Wisdom for Getting Through the Storm
Narrated by Dan Woren / 4 hours 18 minutes
“Written in words so intimate, calm, kind, and immediate, this extraordinary book feels like a message from our very own heart….Thich Nhat Hanh is one of the most important voices of our time, and we have never needed to listen to him more than now.”
Fear is destructive, a pervasive problem we all face. Vietnamese Buddhist Zen... Read More »
#19: The Dance of the Dissident Daughter, 20th Anniversary Edition
A Woman's Journey from Christian Tradition to the Sacred Feminine
Narrated by Carrington MacDuffie / 9 hours 56 minutes
"I was amazed to find that I had no idea how to unfold my spiritual life in a feminine way. I was surprised, and, in fact, a little terrified, when I found myself in the middle of a feminist spiritual reawakening." -Sue Monk KiddFor years, Sue Monk Kidd was a conventionally religious woman. Then, in the late 1980s, she experienced an unexpected... Read More »
#20: Meditation Is Not What You Think
Mindfulness and Why It Is So Important
Narrated by Jon Kabat-Zinn / 7 hours 1 minute
Welcome to a master class in mindfulness.
Jon Kabat-Zinn is regarded as "one of the finest teachers of mindfulness you'll ever encounter" (Jack Kornfield). He has been teaching the tangible benefits of meditation in the mainstream for decades. Today, millions of people around the world have taken up a formal mindfulness meditation... Read More »
#21: No Time Like the Present
Finding Freedom, Love, and Joy Right Where You Are
Narrated by Jonathan Todd Ross / 7 hours 41 minutes
In this landmark work, internationally beloved teacher of meditation and “one of the great spiritual teachers of our time” (Alice Walker, author of The Color Purple) Jack Kornfield reveals that you can be instantly happy with the keys to inner freedom.
Through his signature warmhearted, poignant, often funny stories, with their a-ha moments and... Read More »
#22: Everything Belongs
The Gift of Contemplative Prayer
By Richard Rohr
Narrated by Rick Adamson / 4 hours 50 minutes
This popular and bestselling book from a renowned Franciscan challenges people to move beyond the comfort of a settled life toward an understanding of themselves that is rooted in their connection to God. Only when they rest in God can they find the certainty and the freedom to become all that they can be. Contemplation has its place at the... Read More »
#23: Dead Man Walking
The Eyewitness Account of the Death Penalty That Sparked a National Debate
Narrated by Archbishop Desmond Tutu & Helen Prejean / 13 hours 50 minutes
In 1982, Sister Helen Prejean became the spiritual advisor to Patrick Sonnier, the convicted killer of two teenagers who was sentenced to die in the electric chair of Louisiana’s Angola State Prison. In the months before Sonnier’s death, the Roman Catholic nun came to know a man who was as terrified as he had once been terrifying. She also came... Read More »
#24: Love Story
The Baxter Family
Narrated by January LaVoy & Kirby Heyborne / 9 hours 39 minutes
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes a new romantic story featuring everyone’s favorite family—the Baxters—which tells the story of how John and Elizabeth first fell in love.
From the day they met, John and Elizabeth were destined to fall in love. Their whirlwind romance started when they were young college students and... Read More »
#25: When We Were on Fire
A Memoir of Consuming Faith, Tangled Love, and Starting Over
Narrated by Jaimee Draper / 8 hours 1 minute
In the strange us-versus-them world of the '90s Christian subculture, your faith was measured by how many WWJD bracelets you wore and whether or not you’d “kissed dating goodbye.”
Evangelical poster-child Addie Zierman wore three WWJD bracelets, led two Bible studies, and listened exclusively to Christian rock. She was “on fire for God,”... Read More »
#26: The King of Confidence
A Tale of Utopian Dreamers, Frontier Schemers, True Believers, False Prophets, and the Murder of an American Monarch
By Miles Harvey
Narrated by Rengin Altay / 9 hours 57 minutes
The "unputdownable" (Dave Eggers, National Book award finalist) story of the most infamous American con man you've never heard of: James Strang, self-proclaimed divine king of earth, heaven, and an island in Lake Michigan, "perfect for fans of The Devil in the White City" (Kirkus)
"A masterpiece." -- Nathaniel Philbrick
In the summer of... Read More »
#27: Wicca Collection
Wicca for Beginners,Wicca Crystal Magic, Wicca Herbal Magic and Wicca Candle Magic. Know All There Is about Wicca. Learn to Properly Cast Herbal Spells, Perform Rituals with Crystals and Master the Element of Fire!
Narrated by Jim D Johnston / 8 hours
The Ultimate Wicca Magic Collection. Master The Teachings of these four books and you shall master the secrets of casting Strong Fire, Crystal and Herbal spells that are effective and work faster than ever before!
Here are some of the things you will be learning in "Wicca for Beginners" -
- History of Wicca.
- The five sacred elements.
- Witches... Read More »
Devotions to Live a Powerful and Passionate Life
By Lisa Bevere
5 hours 31 minutes
How can you live as a confident woman of faith? Strong, a 90-day devotional by Lisa Bevere, will inspire you to grow deeper in your relationship with God, strengthen your time studying His Word, and experience the joy of living in harmony with God, others, and yourself.
Lisa Bevere will help you find your strength, not from trying harder or doing... Read More »
#29: Christendom Destroyed
Narrated by James Cameron Stewart & Dan Barker / 35 hours 3 minutes
From peasants to princes, no one was untouched by the spiritual and intellectual upheaval of the sixteenth century. Martin Luther's challenge to church authority forced Christians to examine their beliefs in ways that shook the foundations of their religion. The subsequent divisions, fed by dynastic rivalries and military changes, fundamentally... Read More »
#30: The Inner Work of Racial Justice
Healing Ourselves and Transforming Our Communities Through Mindfulness
14 hours 38 minutes
“Illuminates the very heart of social justice and how it might be approached and nurtured through mindfulness practices in community and through the discernment and new degrees of freedom these practices entrain.” --from the foreword by Jon Kabat-Zinn
In a society where unconscious bias, microaggressions, institutionalized racism, and systemic... Read More »
The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots
10 hours 39 minutes
Now a Netflix original series!
Unorthodox is the bestselling memoir of a young Jewish woman’s escape from a religious sect, in the tradition of Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s Infidel and Carolyn Jessop’s Escape, featuring a new epilogue by the author.
As a member of the strictly religious Satmar sect of Hasidic Judaism, Deborah Feldman grew up under a code... Read More »
#32: The Enneagram of Belonging
A Compassionate Journey of Self-Acceptance
6 hours 33 minutes
For the Enneagram enthusiast looking to deepen their transformation, The Enneagram of Belonging offers an enlightening, enriching path forward.
Many have discovered the Enneagram to be a powerful tool for self-understanding, yet knowing ourselves doesn't necessarily mean we accept ourselves. Most of us tend to curate the personality of our type:... Read More »
#33: All Things Reconsidered
How Rethinking What We Know Helps Us Know What We Believe
By Knox McCoy
5 hours 9 minutes
If we ask just one question, does everything fall apart?
In All Things Reconsidered, popular podcaster Knox McCoy uses a unique blend of humor, pop culture references, and personal stories to show how a willingness to reconsider ideas can actually help us grow ourselves, our lives, and our beliefs.
In this laugh-out-loud defense of... Read More »
#34: Hallelujah Anyway
By Anne Lamott
Narrated by Anne Lamott / 2 hours 53 minutes
“Hallelujah Anyway completely consumed me. The world has changed so much in the last year and it seems overwhelming at times. Lamott's new book is the answer to that despair, hopelessness, and futility. It's exactly what the title says - mercy through difficult times, kindness when it's not deserved, and singing hallelujah anyway. Lamott writes with such refreshing honesty. This book is now what I like to refer to as 'well-loved - underlined, dog-eared, and slightly worn. I suspect I'll revisit my favorite passages for years to come.”Kristin Beverly, Half Price Books
#35: Fierce, Free, and Full of Fire
The Guide to Being Glorious You
By Jen Hatmaker
9 hours 57 minutes
This audiobook includes bonus tracks with interviews from Shauna Niequist (Present Over Perfect), Hillary McBride (Mothers, Daughters, and Body Image), Pete Enns (How the Bible Actually Works), and more from Jen's podcast, For the Love!
No more hiding or people-pleasing up in here, sisters. No more being sidelined in your own life. It is time for... Read More »
#36: The Book of Joy
Lasting Happiness in a Changing World
Narrated by Douglas Carlton Abrams, Francois Chau & Peter Francis James / 10 hours 11 minutes
Two great spiritual masters share their own hard-won wisdom about living with joy even in the face of adversity.
The occasion was a big birthday. And it inspired two close friends to get together in Dharamsala for a talk about something very important to them. The friends were His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu. The... Read More »
#37: Get Out of Your Head
Stopping the Spiral of Toxic Thoughts
By Jennie Allen
5 hours 29 minutes
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • You can choose hope in the midst of chaos. The visionary behind the million-strong IF:Gathering challenges you to exercise your God-given power to shift negative thinking patterns and take back control of your thoughts and emotions.
“A must-have resource for anyone looking to get control of their thoughts.”—Lysa... Read More »
#38: Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind
Informal Talks on Zen Meditation and Practice
Narrated by Peter Coyote / 2 hours 57 minutes
In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert's there are few. So begins this most beloved of all American Zen works. Seldom has such a small handful of words provided a teaching as rich as this famous opening line of Shunryu Suzuki's classic. In a single stroke, the simple sentence cuts through the pervasive tendency... Read More »
#39: Where to Begin
A Small Book About Your Power to Create Big Change in Our Crazy World
By Cleo Wade
“Author and poet Cleo Wade will make your day with her inspiring and uplifting outlook on life” (People) and she returns with another moving collection of poems, mantras, and illustrations encouraging you to remain hopeful and harness your inner power and create change through self-care and social justice.
If you are ready to be a part of... Read More »
#40: Say What You Mean
A Mindful Approach to Nonviolent Communication
Narrated by Oren Jay Sofer & Mark Bramhall / 10 hours 59 minutes
Find your voice, speak your truth, listen deeply—a guide to more meaningful and mindful conversations.
We spend so much of our lives talking to each other, but how much are we simply running on automatic—relying on old habits and hoping for the best? Are we able to truly hear others and speak our mind in a clear and kind way, without needing to... Read More »
#41: The Art of Communicating
Narrated by Dan Woren / 3 hours 18 minutes
Zen master Thick Nhat Hanh, bestselling author of Peace is Every Step and one of the most respected and celebrated religious leaders in the world, delivers a powerful path to happiness through mastering life's most important skill.
How do we say what we mean in a way that the other person can really hear?
How can we listen with compassion and... Read More »
#42: Girl, Wash Your Face
Stop Believing the Lies About Who You Are so You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be
7 hours 4 minutes
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER – OVER 3 MILLION COPIES SOLD
Do you ever suspect that everyone else has life figured out and you don’t have a clue? If so, Rachel Hollis has something to tell you: that’s a lie.
If you have ever said any of these things to yourself . . .Something else will make me happy.I’m not a good mom.I will never get past this. Read More »I...
The Science and Practice of Presence--A Complete Guide to the Groundbreaking Wheel of Awareness Meditation Practice
15 hours 19 minutes
New York Times bestseller · This groundbreaking new book from New York Times bestselling author Daniel J. Siegel, M.D., introduces readers to his pioneering, science-based meditation practice.
Aware provides practical instruction for mastering the Wheel of Awareness, a life-changing tool for cultivating more focus, presence, and peace in one's... Read More »
#44: Waking Up
A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion
By Sam Harris
Narrated by Sam Harris / 5 hours 53 minutes
For the millions of Americans who want spirituality without religion, Sam Harris’s latest New York Times bestseller is a guide to meditation as a rational practice informed by neuroscience and psychology.
From Sam Harris, neuroscientist and author of numerous New York Times bestselling books, Waking Up is for the twenty percent of Americans who... Read More »
A Sexual Reformation
5 hours 29 minutes
Raw, intimate, and timely, Nadia Bolz-Weber’s latest book offers a full-blown overhaul of our harmful and antiquated ideas about sex, gender, and our bodies.
Christians are obsessed with sex. But not in a good way. For generations countless people have suffered pain, guilt, and judgment as a result of this toxic fixation on sex, the body, and... Read More »
#46: The Evangelicals
The Struggle to Shape America
Narrated by Jacques Roy / 25 hours 50 minutes
* Winner of the 2017 National Book Critics Circle Award
* National Book Award Finalist
* Time magazine Top 10 Nonfiction Book of the Year
* New York Times Notable Book
* Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2017
This “epic history” (The Boston Globe) from Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Frances FitzGerald is the first to tell the powerful, dramatic... Read More »
#47: Chasing Vines
Finding Your Way to an Immensely Fruitful Life
By Beth Moore
Narrated by Beth Moore / 6 hours 41 minutes
Join bestselling author Beth Moore in her life-changing quest of vine-chasing―and learn how everything changes when you discover the true meaning of a fruitful, God-pleasing, meaning-filled life.
Most of us have times when, if we are honest, we’d admit to feeling like our lives are embarrassingly small and insignificant. Times when it seems like... Read More »
#48: Strange Rites
New Religions for a Godless World
Narrated by Tara Elizabeth Burton / 9 hours 51 minutes
A sparklingly strange odyssey through the kaleidoscope of America's new spirituality: the cults, practices, high priests and prophets of our supposedly post-religion age.
Fifty-five years have passed since the cover of Time magazine proclaimed the death of God and while participation in mainstream religion has indeed plummeted, Americans have... Read More »
#49: Hiding Out
A Memoir of Drugs, Deception, and Double Lives
Narrated by Tina Alexis Allen / 9 hours 49 minutes
Actress and playwright Tina Alexis Allen’s audacious memoir unravels her privileged suburban Catholic upbringing that was shaped by her formidable father—a man whose strict religious devotion and dedication to his large family hid his true nature and a life defined by deep secrets and dangerous lies.
The youngest of thirteen children in a devout... Read More »
Discoving Your True Identity in the Midst of Life's Storms
By Tim Tebow
Narrated by Fred Berman / 6 hours 12 minutes
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Who are you when life is steady? Who are you when storms come?
“With this book, Tim encourages readers to keep moving and stay strong while battling life’s obstacles.”—Cam Newton, quarterback for the Carolina Panthers
Most of us have been on the receiving end of rejection, a broken dream, or heartbreak. And while this... Read More »
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