The Most Valuable Prayer

The science of divine grace. Plus: Income and its effect on prayer, the power of doubt, and how to study the impact of praying.

Beyond the Rules: Faith, Freedom, and the Chance to Soar

By Julie J. Exline Ph.D.
Yes, religion does have its rules. But check out what's behind and beyond them.

Thinking Doesn't Ease Temptation, but God Might

By Polly Campbell
Can thoughts of God keep you away from the candy bars?

Does Prayer Have a Point?

By Michael W. Austin Ph.D.
Prayer as partnership with God

Reason Versus Faith? The Interplay of Intuition and Rationality In Supernatural Belief

By Scott A. McGreal MSc.
Analytical thinking does not always decrease religious beliefs.

Study Shows Prayer Reduces Anger and Aggression

By Guy Winch Ph.D.
Benevolent prayer as an effective form of emotional regulation