Foreword by David Dark Acknowledgments
Introduction: Know Your Rites

D1JKPE4X0AAAsYH copyOur Ritualed World
1. More than Mind Games
2. Guided by Voices

Our Ritual Guides
3. Priestly Monkeys Banging on Their Ritual Typewriters
4. All Journeys Have a Secret Destination

When Rites Go Wrong
5. When Rites Go Dark
6. When Rites Go Flimsy

Rituals in Christian Religion
7. Getting Some Distance from Our Sacraments
8. Avoiding the Ethical Rift
9. Riting Our Wrongs
10. Practicing Safe Ritual Improvisation
Appendix: Examples of a Ritual Inventory Suggested Reading