Teen Spirit: One World, Many Paths
The first book by Beliefnet columnist Paul Raushenbush explores the spiritual quandaries of teens.
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An interview with Paul Raushenbush
"Young people today are finding that there are timeless truths within religious traditions from all parts of the world," Paul Raushenbush explains. As a university chaplain at Princeton and a Beliefnet teen columnist ("Ask Pastor Paul"
), Paul is familiar with the spiritual questions and concerns of teens. In this interview, he talks about how young people can turn to the wisdom of faith traditions to help them understand themselves and others.Read more...
An excerpt from "Teen Spirit"
"Ask friends or acquaintances about their particular religious experience or belief. Steer them away from the 'official line' on their religion. Instead, guide the conversation to their personal experience, which can be more informative and interesting and could even provide the basis for a stronger bond between you and your friends...."Read more...