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The Case Against Mix-and-Match Spirituality

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Leon Wieseltier, 2013 laureate, posited that ... Americans are trying to bring to their religious experience the same level of customization that they expect when shopping, [whereas] religious institutions force members to grapple with hard ideas, to interact with different kinds of people, and to receive the wisdom of the ages.

Panelists ponder what American faith might look like in 2024, and grapple with what keeping religious traditions alive actually requires.

Read The Atlantic article, June 28th 2014