Why We Shouldn’t Lose Faith in Organized Religion

From a New York Times opinion piece by Tish Harrison Warren headlined “Why We Shouldn’t Lose Faith in Organized Religion”:

Eboo Patel wants to tell a better story about religion in America.

Patel, an American Muslim and founder and president of Interfaith America, a Chicago-based nonprofit that aims to promote cooperation across religious differences, served on President Barack Obama’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based Neighborhood Partnerships and has written five books, including his latest, “We Need to Build: Field Notes for Diverse Democracy.”