In Memory of Those Who Died
Leave your thoughts and prayers

  • Why Bodies Matter By Lisa Schamess
  • As the Smoke Begins to Clear By Michael Wolfe
  • A New Ash Wednesday By Courtney V. Cowart
  • "Mom, Can You Fix Them?" By Tracee Sullivan
  • The Real Spiritual Impact of 9/11

  • Statement From the Dalai Lama
  • A God-Sized Hunger By Richard Mouw
  • The Case Against Normalcy By Frederica Mathewes-Green
  • The Morbid Gift of 9/11 By Steve Waldman
  • The Legitimate Fear of Muslims By Hesham Hassaballa
  • Honor Everything By Venerable Yifa

  • Plus:
  • Discussion: Did 9/11 affect your spiritual life?
  • Commemoration Events: 9/11 ceremonies across the country
  • Add your name: Muslims around the world reject terror
  • Multifaith Readings: Liturgies and prayers

  • Click for More

    Guided Devotional

    Did 9/11 have an impact on your spiritual life?
    View Results
    Reflections From the Past Year

    "I am shaking as I am typing this..." The Beliefnet community responds in the first moments after the attacks

  • Forgive the Terrorists By Desmond Tutu
  • What I Would Say to Osama bin Laden By Thich Nhat Hanh
  • God (in Heaven) Is Dead By John Shelby Spong
  • No, He Isn't and "Faith Should not be Ashamed" By T.D. Jakes
  • Have We All Been Hijacked? By Karen Armstrong

  • Is Religion Bad for the World? By Gregg Easterbrook
  • Christian Jihad By Deborah Caldwell
  • Who Was Daniel Pearl? By Joseph Telushkin, plus: a memorial
  • What We're Fighting For By Daniel Yankelovich

  • Build a Mosque at Ground Zero By Daniel S. Brenner
  • Gleaning Good in the Midst of Tragedy By Frederica Mathewes-Green
  • Lives Hidden in God By Laura Sheahen
  • Forgive and Let Go By Kenneth Winston Caine and Brian Paul Kaufman
  • St. Paul's Chapel, Ground Zero By Reverend Lyndon F. Harris
  • America's Psalm Moment David Van Biema

  • The End of the Culture Wars An interview with author Alan Wolfe
  • The End of Irony? Not! By Paul O'Donnnell
  • Terrorism and the Shallowness of Religious Talk By John Shelby Spong

  • Islam

  • Muslim Responses to 9/11
  • Add your name: Muslims around the world reject terror
  • How Islam-Bashing Got Cool By Deborah Caldwell
  • ABC News/Beliefnet Poll Americans' Views on Islam
  • Fractured Fundamentalisms By Karen Armstrong
  • American Muslims Have a "Special Obligation" By Ingrid Mattson
  • Are We Fighting Islam or Terrorism? By William J. Benett
  • Bennett Misses the Point By Hesham Hassaballa

  • "My American Jihad" By Zayed Yasin
  • Tales of a Muslim Traveler By Hesham Hassaballa
  • The Voice of Moderate Islam By Salam Al-Marayati
  • What's in a Name? By Hesham Hassaballa
  • Journey From Ground Zero By Nadirah Z. Sabir
  • A Date Omelette for Ramadan By Omid Safi
  • Today, I Am Three People--Reflections of a Muslim Convert By Michael Wolfe
  • I'm Muslim and I'm Afraid By Rhonda Roumani

  • How to Teach Islam By Michael Sells
  • Why UNC Was Wrong By Richard Land
  • John Walker Lindh's Curious Quest
  • A New Year's Resolution for American Muslims By Michael Wolfe
  • An Islamic Reformation? By Deborah Caldwell

  • Hindus Battle Stereotypes By Arun Venugopal
  • The Rumor That Won't Go Away By Deborah Caldwell
  • Anti-Semitic Backlash By Charlotte Honigman-Smith
  • Justice vs. Revenge: A Sikh Response By Dr. I. J. Singh

  • Rebuilding

  • Rebuilding in the New Year A parable for Rosh Hashanah
  • Build a Mosque at Ground Zero By Daniel S. Brenner
  • Sacred Ground By Ned Leavitt

  • Children

  • "Mom, Can You Fix Them?" By Tracee Sullivan
  • What Do You Tell Your Kids? By Jean Fitzpatrick
  • The Memory My Child Will Carry By Deborah Caldwell
  • Restoring Faith in Life Itself By Mimi Doe
  • Are We Overprotecting Our Kids? By Steve Waldman
  • Should We Change Our Halloween Plans? By Barbara Russo

  • Heroes

  • The New American Hero By Rabbi Shmuley Boteach
  • Bright Lights of Kindness Inspirational stories in the midst of tragedy
  • What We Learned From Flight 93 By Gregg Easterbrook
  • Let's Just Do It The story of Mike Benfante
  • Remembering Father Mychal Judge
  • Father Mychal's Example An interview with close friend Steven McDonald
  • Light a Candle for a Hero A ritual for Hanukkah

  • DiggDeliciousNewsvineRedditStumbleTechnoratiFacebook