Information and resources about spirituality and religion, including devotional tools, commentary, and news. Not affiliated with any religious group.
Navy Chaplain Care
The Navy's site for active duty Service Members. Daily devotions and personal prayers available.
Spiritual Alienation and PTSD
Informal website by a Vietnam Veteran addressing the impact of war on spirituality, from a Christian perspective.
The Institute for the Study of Spirituality and Trauma
Offering information, resources, articles and links on the complicated relationship between trauma and spiritual faith.
National Conference of Vietnam Veterans Ministries
Articles addressing spirituality and PTSD for Service Members and veterans of all wars.
Under Orders: A Spiritual Handbook for Military Personnel. McCoy, William. Edein Publishing, 2007.
This handbook provides insightful and thoughtful advice for this generation of warriors who are currently fighting the war on terrorism; it is advice that works well with any group or age of military people.
The Faith of the American Soldier. Mansfield, Stephen. Tarcher Publishers, 2005.
This book explores the questions: what happens religiously to America's warriors when they go to battle? Do men and women at war revert to the faith of their youth or do they gravitate to the spirituality around them? Do they lose all faith in the face of horror, or do they piece together an informal faith that simply gets them through the fight?
Spiritual Crisis: Surviving Trauma to the Soul. McBride, Lebron J. Haworth Press, 1998
Explorations into how trauma affects one's spirituality, regardless of religious tradition, and how to mend the soul's disillusionment.
The Miracle of Love, a Spiritual Approach to PTSD. Amanat, Ebrahim. Narangestan Publishers, 2003
This is a book about spiritual approaches to the treatment of post traumatic stress disorder and represents cognitive views, personal intimate views and the spiritual aspects of suffering.
Blue like Jazz: Nonreligious thoughts on Christian Spirituality. Donald Miller. Thomas Nelson, July 2003.
A series of short essays by a man on a journey of spiritual re-discovery.
Exploration of spiritual ideas for contemporary life
Panel discussions at the Sundance Film Festival and interviews (hosted by Dick Staub)
Speaking of Faith
American Public Media
Speaking of Faith with Krista Tippett is Public Radio's conversation about religion, meaning, ethics, and ideas.