Marianne Williamson is an internationally acclaimed spiritual author and lecturer. Marianne has been a popular guest on television programs such as Oprah, Larry King Live, Good Morning America, Charlie Rose & Bill Maher. Seven of her twelve published books have been New York Times Best Sellers. Four of these have been #1. The mega best seller A Return to Love is considered a must-read of The New Spirituality. A paragraph from that book, beginning “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure…” is considered an anthem for a contemporary generation of seekers.
Marianne’s other books include The Law of Divine Compensation, The Age of Miracles, Everyday Grace, A Woman’s Worth, Illuminata, Healing the Soul of America, A Course in Weight Loss, The Gift of Change, A Year of Miracles, and her newest book, Tears to Triumph: The Spiritual Journey from Suffering to Enlightenment, available now.
Marianne is a native of Houston, Texas. In 1989, she founded Project Angel Food, a meals-on-wheels program that serves homebound people with AIDS in the Los Angeles area. To date, Project Angel Food has served over 10 million meals. She serves on the Board of Directors of the RESULTS organization, working to end the worst ravages of hunger and poverty throughout the world. She founded Sister Giant in 2010, which explores the intersection of spirituality and politics, creating politics of conscience. Sister Giant is dedicated to forging a deeper conversation about what is happening in America today – and what we can do to change it.
Marianne is a co-founder of The Peace Alliance and founded and launched the campaign to establish a U.S. Department of Peace. She mounted and then suspended a campaign for the democratic candidate for the office of President of the United States in 2019.