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Presence Volume 20

Presence 20.1

ARTICLES

"What Happens When Religion Isn’t Doing Its Job? An Interview with Richard Rohr, OFM"
Kristen Hobby

"Spiritual Assessments and Cultivating Compassion"
Lynn Durham

"Spiritual Direction as Sacred Activism"
Therese Taylor-Stinson

"Contemporary Spiritual Direction: A Home for Those Who Are Away from Home"
Ekman Tam

"Accompanying People through Loss"
Edward McCormack

"Poetry and Jewish Spiritual Direction"
Jennifer (Jinks) Hoffmann

"Partners: Mentoring Future Leaders"
Andree Grafstein

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Becoming"
Marlene Marburg

"Pieces to Peace"
Rita Hemmer Kowats

Reflection

"Revolutionizing the World: A New Vision for Spiritual Direction"
Bruce Tallman

Presence 20.2

ARTICLES

"Embodying the Guidance of Spirit: An Interview with Eve Ilsen"
Shohama Harris Wiener and David Evan Markus

"The Addicted Pilgrim"
Mark Muldoon

"Nurturing Healing Emotions in Spiritual Direction"
Judy Nolde

"African Worldviews: Their Impact on Spiritual Direction, from a Healing and Transformation Perspective"
James Juma, MHM

"Sowing Seeds of Love, Reaping Blossoms of Compassion"
Ruqaiyah Nabe

"Women and Spiritual Direction"
Susan Rakoczy, IHM

"Male Spirituality: A Personal Journey toward Wholeness"
Donald R. Clymer

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Going Deep"
Gene Bradbury

"These Hands"
James M. Keegan, SJ

"The Seeker"
Joey Garcia

Reflection

"Walking Together into the Unknown: Lessons of Pilgrimage for Spiritual Direction"
Sarah Kotchian

Presence 20.3

ARTICLES

"We Are Cells of the Living Planet: An Interview with Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi"
Jennifer (Jinks) Hoffmann and Carol Ludwig

"Images of Interfaith Meditation and Spiritual Direction"
Suzanne Tindall

"Spiritual Direction for the Seven Stages of the Spiritual Journey: Sufism and Teresa of Avila"
Cheryl Camp

"From Enemy to Friend: The Inner Work of Peacemaking"
Amy Eilberg

"The Effects of Trauma on a Person’s Faith Journey"
Rob Culhane

"Moving Identity beyond Story: Spiritual Journeying with Trauma Survivors"
Margaret F. Arms

"Guiding the Spiritual but Not Religious"
Tom Stella

FEATURES

Focus

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About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Falling"
Sarah Rossiter

"Silent Worship"
Amy Lucinda Runge Gaffney

"Why did you think that only whiteness was pure?"
Alexandra Martin

Reflection

"Tripping up in Sister’s Shoes"
Barbara Hudspith

Presence 20.4

ARTICLES

"Contemplative Perspective and Social Action: An Interview with Roshi Joan Halifax"
Sean Murphy

"The Art of Compassion"
Diane W. Stephens

"Listening: A Sacred Art and a Spiritual Practice"
Kay Lindahl

"Can There Be Spiritual Direction Without God?"
Jay E. Valusek

"Sacred Circles: Utilizing Mandalas in Spiritual Direction"
Starr Regan DiCiurcio

"Spiritual Direction with Young Adult Males"
Anthony L. Blair

"A Revitalizing Journey: Spiritual Direction in Protestant Congregations"
Angela Reed

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Counsel for a Directee"
Sister Lou Ella Hickman, IWBS

"Currents"
Wendi Romero

"Lull”
Sarah Rehfeldt

"Companion on a Journey"
Cullene Bryant

Reflection

"Courage to Explore Hidden Stories: Sometimes It Causes Me to Tremble"
Marlene Marburg

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