Patheos is a non-denominational, non-partisan online media company providing information and commentary from various religious and nonreligious perspectives.

Type of site
Religion and spirituality
Available inEnglish
FoundedSeptember 2008 (2008-09)
Founder(s)Leo and Cathie Brunnick
LaunchedMay 2009; 12 years ago (2009-05)
Current statusActive

Upon its launch in May 2009, the website was primarily geared toward learning about religions through a reference library and other peer-reviewed resources on 27 global religions and worldviews. In its current form, the site also hosts more than 450 blogs in eleven "Faith Channels," offering commentary and news from these perspectives in topics including politics, institutions, culture, sacred texts, history, lifestyle, entertainment, family life, and business. Patheos is the largest English language religion and spirituality site in the world, while the Catholic, Progressive Christian, Pagan and Nonreligious Channels constitute the largest web presence for their respective traditions.[citation needed]