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Presence Volume 16

Presence 16.1


ARTICLES

"Gratefulness: The Heart of Spiritual Care Sustainability and Spiritual Direction"
Pat Hoerth

"A Special Formation for Future Spiritual Directors"
Robin Hebert

"The Hopeful Imagination: A Place God Comes to Meet Us"
Mary Rose Bumpus, RSM

"Spiritual Direction with Women after Sexual Abuse by Clergy: Observations on the Spiritual Journeys of Some New Zealand Women Survivors"
Trish McBride

"Finding Your Voice in Torah"
Susie Kaufman

"Cross-Cultural Spiritual Direction: Dancing with a Stranger"
Jung Eun Sophia Park

FEATURES

Focus

About Our Authors

Readers Respond

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Good Friday"
Hannah Faith Notess

Reflection

"A Life in Spiritual Direction"
Peter Ball

Presence 16.2


ARTICLES

"Publishing Mother Teresa’s Letters and Retreat Notes: Violation or Blessing? Some Ethical Considerations"
Joseph D. Driskill

"Spiritual Direction with Pastoral and Corporate Leaders"
Ruth Haley Barton

"InterPlay: Freeing and Releasing the Wisdom of the Body"
Dolores Nice-Siegenthaler

"Forgiveness: A Step Toward Spiritual Health"
John Steward

"Guidelines for Ethical Conduct: A Glance Backward, A Glimpse Ahead"
Lucy Abbott-Tucker

FEATURES

Focus

About Our Authors

Readers Respond

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"32 Degrees"
Penelope Ann Thoms

"Kundalini"
Katherine L. Gordon

Reflection

"Solitude Brings Gifts to the Practice of Spiritual Direction"
Gene G. Bradbury

"God Meets Us Where We Are: The Spiritual Director Continues to Heal"
Dawn Cogger

"A Cultural Icon as the Basis for Group Spiritual Direction: The “Theology of M*A*S*H*”"
Jerilyn E. Felton

Presence 16.3


ARTICLES

"The Ignatian Method: A Way of Proceeding"
Wilkie Au

"Biblical Eve, God, and the Quantum Age"
Heather Mendel

"“You Are the Music While the Music Lasts”: Music as an Opening to Religious Experience"
Janet Ruffing, RSM

"Spiritual Transformation through Transcending Loss"
Richard Boileau

"Working with Darkness in Spiritual Guidance"
Kevin Culligan, OCD

"Spiritual Direction with Meditative-Body Prayer"
Patricia D. Brown

FEATURES

Focus

About Our Authors

Readers Respond

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Presence"
Patrick B. Osada

"Sonnet in Shaky Handwriting"
Esther Cameron

"Shiny Pebbles"
Jerry Breger

"Faith"
Breindel Lieba Kasher

Reflection

"Introduction to the Icon: A Reflection on the Spiritual Guidance of Abraham Joshua Heschel"
Jane Korins

"Closing My Eyes Lightly, Not Tightly"
Nancy L. Agneberg

Presence 16.4


ARTICLES

"Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Spiritual Direction: Examples and Stages"
Sue Garthwaite and Susan Bowers

"Motherhood as Training for Spiritual Companioning"
Christine Luna Munger

"Time and Spiritual Direction"
Mark Muldoon

"Will God Come Between Us? Spiritual Direction When the Journey Seems Divisive"
Donna Erickson Couch

"Cause for Rejoicing"
Mary Ann Scofield, RSM

"Spiritual Direction in Wild Places"
John Lionberger

FEATURES

Focus

About Our Authors

Readers Respond

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"The Three Goldfinches"
Suzanne Ryder

"Invocation"
Jordan Kilcup

"Pied Beauty"
Gertrude Fester

"Full Moon, Thebes"
Alex Skovron

"Mo Tingi"
David George

Reflection

"When the Spirit Blows a Gale: Drawing Forth New Life from the Chaos"
Margaret Silf

"Spiritual Direction and Standing in the Tragic Gap: From Aging Parents to the Battle over God"
Caryl Hurtig Casbon

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