Mysterious Ways

True stories of unexpected and wondrous experiences that reveal a hidden hand at work in our lives.

An assortment of laughing faces
God's Grace

Divine Humor: How Laughter Benefits Us Spiritually

A good belly laugh goes a long way toward making most of us feel better, but is there a spiritual benefit to it?

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Bestselling author, motivational speaker and life coach Mastin Kipp
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Mastin Kipp on Embracing Life's Divine Storms

The bestselling author, life coach and motivational speaker shares how a series of events that rattled him to the core proved to be the best thing that could happen to him.

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Hildegard von Bingen
God's Grace

The Inspiring Music of Hildegard of Bingen

12th century Benedictine abbess, writer, philosopher, Christian mystic, visionary, and polymath Hildegard of Bingen is best remembered today for her sacred and liturgical musical compositions. Here are some of her most beloved works as performed by the vocal group Anonymous 4.

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Diana Aydin, Managing Editor of Mysterious Ways, shares some of the things she's greateful for
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Thanksgiving: Mysterious Ways Staffers on What They're Grateful For

We asked the Mysterious Ways staff what they're thankful for in this season of gratitude. We think you'll be inspired by their answers.

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In dark, otherworldly caves under World War I battlegrounds, Jeff Gusky could feel the soldiers’ faith, the hope they clung to despite the devastation of the war.
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World War I: Secret Underground Cities

While photographing the remnants of World War I along the Western Front in France 2012, doctor, artist and explorer Jeff Gusky was shown a cavern covered in carvings made by soldiers a century ago.

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Jesuit priest and best-selling author Father James Martin
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Father James Martin on the Sacredness of Laughter

Is the Bible…funny? That’s a question we asked Father James Martin, best-selling author of Between Heaven and Mirth.

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Bestselling author and life coach Mastin Kipp
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Mastin Kipp on Overcoming Life’s Storms

How can you survive life’s “divine storms”—those times when it feels like everything in your life has gone wrong? We Skyped best-selling author and life coach Mastin Kipp for advice.

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African Burial Ground
Miracles

A Mysterious Confirmation of Purpose

She uprooted her life to write a novel she believed in. But did she make the right choice?

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Waking up in the night to a strange smell
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Could a Mysterious Smell Be a Sign of Something Spiritual?

Was the smell of burning wood chips just a figment of my imagination? Or something spiritual?

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