Inner Life: Religion, Philosophy, Spirituality 


The human quest for significance inspires this domain and its inquiry into the varieties of inner experience. We’ll encounter the great religious and spiritual paths, and the great philosophical questions; and we’ll explore the nature of religion, philosophy, and spirituality themselves. Whether you’re a seeker, a student of human nature, or both, you’ll find something intriguing here. (What follows is a listing of sample future lectures.)


  • The Abrahamic Sister Faiths: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

  • India: the Mother of Religions

  • The Wisdom of China

  • Philosophy and Science: the Great Questions

  • Exclusivism, Inclusivism, and Pluralism: Three Ways of Encountering Other Religions and Cultures

  • Creating Your Own Spiritual Path

Most Recent
Inner Life Series

Summer Spotlights (Series 1): Exploring the Inner Life
A three-week series of single presentations on the human religious, philosophical, and spiritual search for meaning. An unforgettable exploration!
Jun 12, 1:00 PM CDT – Jun 26, 2:30 PM CDT