Toward the One


There is an apocryphal story about Abraham smashing the idols in his father’s workshop to make a statement about the absolute unity of the Divine. As the legend goes, one day an elderly woman comes by Terah’s idol-fabrication establishment with a basket of bread to offer the gods in exchange for some sort of worldly More…

Coming Out as Interspiritual


As I travel around the country with my new book, God of Love: A Guide to the Heart of Judaism, Christianity and Islam, I am met with a wave of closeted interspiritual beings eager to confess their unorthodox predilections. Many of these people are ordained clergy in various religious institutions who have experienced profound encounters in More…

My God-of-Love Life: Interspiritual Wisdom for a Unified World


I have always been spiritually promiscuous, lying down with any God who will have me. This passionate attraction to religion makes no sense. My parents, intellectual Jews, rejected the wrathful Father-God of their ancestors in favor of an eclectic embrace of eastern thought, western esotericism and indigenous wisdom ways. (I love those versions too: the More…

Free Virtual Class: The Divine Ordinariness of St. Teresa of Avila


I am grateful to have the opportunity to take a deep dive into my favorite mystic, Teresa of Avila, with a 7-month tele-course through the Shift Network: In The Footsteps of Teresa of Avila: A Feminine Pilgrimage From Silence to Union to Service From the comfort of our own favorite chair (or wherever you happen More…

Interview on BUDDHA at GAS PUMP


While attending the SAND conference in San Jose, CA in October, I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Rick Archer for his show Buddha at the Gas Pump.  It was a great discussion.  Enjoy!

Live Q&A with Mirabai Starr: The Way of the Feminine Mystic Course


For those who listened to the free teleseminar course and are interested in signing up for the Feminine Mystic intensive course, but still have questions, I will be holding a special Q&A session tomorrow night. Here’s how you call in: Live Q&A with Mirabai Starr Wednesday, February 26th 5pm Pacific | 8pm Eastern Connect to the webcast at http://InstantTeleseminar.com/?eventid=51966525 Or More…

Rudy Rap-Ode to Mirabai


I am  delighted to be the subject of a Rudy Rap by my friend Rudra Ram, AKA Alan Hutner, host of the legendary Transitions Radio Magazine: (http://transitionsmedia.com/) Feeling seen…. Ode to Mirabai: Bringing the Saints to You and I 01/15/14 Author Mirabai Starr How dear you are To explore Saints…and Sinners From near and far More…

The Cave


Greetings from the cave. You probably know what I mean.  Those times and spaces–often in winter, or following a loss, or preceding an anticipated cataclysm–when we turn inward and linger there. There is nothing particularly cataclysmic on my horizon–other than the ordinary miracle of the human condition–but I have a job to do: I’m writing More…