The late Vietnamese monk Thich Nhat Hanh popularized the contemplative practice around the world.
Three female academics discuss how women are forging new pathways in faith leadership throughout religions that traditionally have been patriarchal.
Clergy often possess the rhetorical skills and community ties that can launch political careers. Yet traditionally, few have held elective office.
Religion and religious leaders may make the best of this pandemic by becoming part of the solution to curb the spread of the virus.