If you find your patience wearing thin with others, best-selling author Karen Armstrong has a simple daily exercise to help you tap into the kindness and understanding that exists within yourself. Watch to find out what it is.
The author and spiritual leader discusses the ineffable nature of God, her dismissal of the soul, and why she loves having mystery in her faith. Plus, hear about the common spiritual hang-up that she says affected her faith as a young woman.
When she was a Roman Catholic nun, and for many years after, religious scholar Karen Armstrong was plagued by mysterious ailments such as fainting spells, bouts of amnesia and even hallucinations. After years of suffering these undiagnosed symptoms, Karen finally got an answer. Find out what it was and why she says it was one of the happiest moments of her life.
Author and spiritual leader Karen Armstrong says she's noticed a hunger for change and a yearning for something more. Still, she says, the events in the world today can create 'compassion fatigue.' Hear why she says we are all connected and why watching the news should be a spiritual opportunity.
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