Reading fiction doesn’t help us escape the world.

It helps us live in it.

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We condemn J.K. Rowling’s transphobia.

Harry Potter and the Sacred Text supports all gender identities. Read more about our values here.

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Join What Matters 2024-2025

In 28 weeks of What Matters, you’ll meet weekly with a tight-knit cohort of 24 students. You'll read in community, learn from spiritual leaders and artists, and build clarity and intention around your values.

The program is divided into three units, each focused on a different text, and the curriculum is designed to give you the support and resources to chart your own path to what matters.

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Register Today! Discovering Your Own Patron Saints with Nathalie Folkerts

It’s no secret that Not Sorry treats secular texts as sacred, but did you know that includes treating characters as spiritual guides?

Starting June 23rd, you’re invited to join Nathalie Folkerts for six evenings dedicated to discovering your very own patron saints. If you like Harry Potter and the Sacred Text, then this program is for you! Learn more here.

Not Sorry C.A.M.P.

The 48 hours we spent together in Monticello, New York earlier this month were... simply unreal. We ate meals together, had an incredible live show, sang together, witnessed Vanessa and Casper act out the whole first half of the Sound of Music, and so much more. To learn more and sign up for word of future events like it, click here!

Try starting here...

Series 1

In the premiere episode, Casper and Vanessa talk about why they are starting this project.

Series 2

With new co-host Matt Potts. Matt and Vanessa discuss, “How do we react to frustration productively?”

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