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Presence Volume 14

Presence 14.1


ARTICLES

"What to Expect in Interspiritual Spiritual Direction"
Freya Secrest and Suzanne A. Fageol

"Being Present: An Interview with Rose Mary Dougherty, SSND"
Bob Gardenhire III and Carol Ludwig

"May Their Memory Be for a Blessing: A Report on Jewish Spiritual Direction Groups for the Grieving"
Chaya Gusfield

"Listening the Other into Free Speech"
Mary Sharon Moore

"Self-Emptying Love in a Global Context: The Spiritual Exercises and the Environment"
Robert T. Sears, SJ, and Joseph A. Bracken, SJ

"The Spiritual Direction of Adult Children of Alcoholics"
Richard Edmund Pigott, CFC

FEATURES

Focus

About Our Authors

Readers Respond

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Nocturnal"
Roger Midgett

"The Clarity of My Confusion"
Diane Elayne Dees

"March Morning Song"
Hannah Thomassen

Reflection

"Joy in the Furnace"
Michael Rogers

Presence 14.2


ARTICLES

"The Bridge of Trust Can Heal the Power of Shame"
Kathryn Royer

"The Four Worlds of Listening"
Ann Kline

"The Universe Story and Spiritual Direction"
Judy Cannato

"Imagination and Permission in Spiritual Direction"
James Plourde

"Giving Back: Spiritual Direction for Nonviolent Activists of Faith"
Karen Brandow

FEATURES

Focus

About Our Authors

Readers Respond

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Pileated"
Martha Swearingen

"Everything Light"
G. Timothy Gordon

"Meeting"
Eileen Bloomer

Reflection

"How beautiful are the … feet!"
Anne Simmonds

"Writing the Sacred: A Psalm-Inspired Path to Appreciating and Writing Sacred Poetry"
Ray McGinnis

Presence 14.3


ARTICLES

"iPod Spirituality?"
Chad Thralls

"Spirituality for Extroverts"
Nancy C. Reeves

"Spirit of Practice: An Interview with Paul Haller and David Steindl-Rast, OSB
Liz Budd Ellmann

"Faith That Works in a Disbelieving World: A Mythic Re-Visioning of Religious Experience"
Norvene Vest

FEATURES

Focus

About Our Authors

Readers Respond

Reviews

About Our Poets and Artists

Poetry

"Walking on Water"
Joanna Warwick

"Keeping the Faith"
Sasha Schmitz

"On the Porch"
Peter Seidman

Reflection

"Creation Awaits Your Home-Coming"
Elizabeth Lim, RGS

"Pray As You Are"
Lyn G. Brakeman

"Contemplation and Spiritual Direction in Halibut Cove"
Lenore Bohm

Presence 14.4


ARTICLES

"Men and Spiritual Direction: An Oxymoron or a Conundrum?"
Douglas H. Gregg

"Spiritual Direction and the Mysterious Needs of Men"
Brian E. Pearson

"Hot Flash! Hormonal Alchemy during the Menopause Transition: Implications for Spiritual Direction"
Nancy Siskowic

"Becoming Wholly Educated: Spiritual Direction with College Students"
JoAnn Campbell

"Companioning Another Facing Financial Crisis"
David William McKay

"Paradoxicality: A Tool for Understanding Religion, the Bible, and God"
Brian Zachary Mayer

FEATURES

About Our Authors

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"This Is How to Paint Icons at Agapia Monastery"
Roxana Cazan

"Saint Catherine of Sienna’s Day"
Wendy Vardaman

"This"
Wayne Daniel Berard

Reflection

"Agape"
Jane Korins

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