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Presence Volume 6

Presence 6.1


ARTICLES

Spiritual Direction
"Reading the Text of an Illness"
by Mary Earle

"The Year 2000 'Best of the Web' for Spiritual Directors"
by John R. Mabry and Lyle Kesecker-Dotson

Traditions and Legacies
"Spiritual Guidance in a Mainline Protestant Context"
by Joseph Driskill

Contexts and Cultures
"Rural Spiritual Direction"
by Loretta Ross-Gotta

"A Little Soul Work Does a Hospital Well"
by Gordon Self

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

Poetry
“Guarding Dynamite”
by Lynne Farrow

Listening to Scripture
by Dorothy Whiston

About Our Artists

Reviews

Presence 6.2


ARTICLES

Spiritual Direction
"Energy for Body and Soul"
by Catherine Grytting

"Spiritual Directors and Friends Ponder the Parliament"
collected and edited by Elizabeth G. Stout

Training, Supervision, and Mentoring
"Overcoming the Hermeneutic of Suspicion"
by William A. Barry, SJ

Contexts and Cultures
"Melting the Iceberg: Spiritual Direction for Men"
by Donald Bisson, FMS

"When Religious Institutions Injure"
by Bill Creed, SJ

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

Poetry
“Treasure in the Field”
by Antoinette Voûte Roeder

Reflection
"Rumi and the Poetry of Spiritual Guidance"
by K.R. Maddock

Listening to Scripture
by Wilkie Au

About Our Artists

Reviews

Presence 6.3


ARTICLES

Spiritual Direction
"From Costly Silence to Spiritual Health"
by Susan S. Gaumer

Training, Supervision, and Mentoring
"The Emergence of a Director"
by Patricia Galli, RSM

Traditions and Legacies
"How to Follow a Spiritual Friend"
by Patrul Rinpoche

Contexts and Cultures
"Companions at the Threshold"
by Margaret Guenther

"Discovering Your Purpose"
by Duane Bidwell and Lee Self

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

Poetry
“The Golden Key”
by Pamela Lee Cranston

About Our Artists

Listening to Scripture
by Susan Schenck Izard

Reviews

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