A Series on the Spirit in Santa Barbara
In her last entry in the Your Worship series, the delightful Hannah Tennant-Moore focuses on Tibetan philosophies. Read story.
Thursday, September 6, 2007
The picturesque foothills of Santa Barbara are a fitting setting for a traditional Greek Orthodox Church, whose Byzantine architecture, lush gardens, and running fountains give one a sense of being in the land which gave birth to this ancient religion. Read story.
Wednesday, August 29, 2007
Hannah attends a meeting at Uffizi, Jeff Shaffer's alternative church, which aims to help the Santa Barbara homeless community. Read story.
Friday, August 24, 2007
Hannah attends the weekly Muslim communal prayer and sermon of the Islamic Society of Santa Barbara. Read story.
Sunday, August 19, 2007
This Church of Religious Science worship center offers lively, welcoming celebrations. Read story.
Friday, August 10, 2007
Hannah travels to the Funk Zone and sits in on Calvary Chapel's Sunday morning services. Read story.
Sunday, August 5, 2007
The Buddhist Church of Santa Barbara has been one of Santa Barbara's best kept spiritual and cultural secrets for nearly 80 years. Read story.
Sunday, July 29, 2007
Santa Barbara Quakers - who call themselves "Friends" - meet weekly in a light-filled room on Chapala Street. Read story.
Sunday, July 22, 2007
Trinity Episcopal Church's service was structured similarly to a traditional Catholic service, including a clergy procession, Bible readings, the singing of hymns led by a cantor, a recitation of the Confession of Sin and Absolution and the Lord's Prayer, and the taking of Holy Communion. Read story.
Sunday, July 15, 2007
In this Sunday's Your Worship, we shed some light on the Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara. Read story.
Sunday, July 8, 2007
The Vedanta Society offers a sacred space for those seeking quiet and reflection a chance to be with their own thoughts. Read story.
Sunday, July 1, 2007
The Saint Barbara Parish is led by a commitment to "welcome all people to worship and celebrate God's all-inclusive love with us." Read story.
Sunday, June 24, 2007
Although Young Israel (YISB) upholds traditional Jewish practices - such as seating men and women separately - "you don't have to be completely Orthodox to be comfortable," according to Rabbi Green. Read story.