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As we grapple with the deep divisions in our country, and what it will take to uphold our fragile democracy, we share some of our partners’ resources to help us replenish our spirits and fortify ourselves for the work ahead. We offer these resources knowing that not everyone has the luxury of time and space to do any more than this moment is currently requiring physically, emotionally, and spiritually. 

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Prayers for Our Leaders

Find prayers for political and government leaders and the people who elect them.
Spirituality & Practice's Prayers for Our Leaders

Hold America Together

On January 12, 2021, 4,500 Americans across the political spectrum gathered to reflect on what is happening in the US and how we can hold America together.
Watch Braver Angels "Hold America Together"

Pledge to Listen

Listen deeper for better understanding with this Millions of Conversations pledge and guide.
Pledge to listen and access the guide

Spiritual Practices to Support Democratic Values & Virtues

Practice defusing anger, sending prayers to your neighborhood, earning a diploma in not knowing, and more.
Spiritual Practices to Support Democratic Values

Inner Peace Meditation by Moving Art

Step away from the news and to dos for something beautiful and calming, like this Inner Peace Meditation by filmmaker, Louie Schwartzberg.
Watch the Inner Peace Meditation


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Spirituality & Practice (S&P) is a multi-faith website devoted to resources for spiritual journeys. While respecting differences among traditions, S&P celebrates what they share in common.

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Braver Angels is a bipartisan citizen’s movement to reduce political polarization in the US by bringing liberals and conservatives together to understand each other beyond stereotypes.

Moving Art

Award-winning filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg's work engenders feelings of wonder, awe, gratitude, and healing.