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Presence Volume 21

Presence 21.1


ARTICLES

"The Importance of Spiritual Imagery and Experiences for Contemplatives Approaching Forty"
Rachel Twigg Boyce and Samuel Rahberg

"Shakespeare-itual Direction: A Spiritual Director’s Work with Shakespeare Behind Bars"
Joseph Byrd

"Inspired by Spirit: Teaching Theological Students to Pray"
Anne Simmonds and Louise Sallese

"Weaving Together the Spiritual and Psychological: One Person’s Tapestry"
Eunice Russell Schatz

"Spiritual Direction and HIV and AIDS: South African Experience"
Susan Rakoczy, IHM

"Working with the Spiritually Abused in Christian Spiritual Direction"
Vicky Tett

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Joy and Sorrow"
Madeleine Gorham

"¿No Estoy Yo Aqui?"
Eben Carsey

“Gratitudes”
Kent Ira Groff

“Tree of Light in Newtown”
Marcia Klepper-Smith

Reflection

"Illness Narratives in Spiritual Direction: Healing through Story"
Kelly Arora and Debbie McCulliss

Presence 21.2


ARTICLES

"Thomas Merton as Spiritual Director, Teacher, and Mystic: An Interview with James Finley"
Christopher McCauley

"Questions and Answers: Clarifying the Spiritual Journey"
Carolyn Butler

"Navigating Depths: Spiritual Direction in a Shallow Culture"
Susan S. Phillips

"The Poor and Spiritual Direction"
Ellen M. Kogstad

"Spirituality of the Twelve Steps: What Every Spiritual Director Should Know about Spiritual Relapse"
JoAnn Campbell-Rice

"Imaginative Cocreation through Poetry and Ignatian Spiritual Direction"
Marlene Marburg

"On Retreat with Martin Laird, OSA: Benefits for Spiritual Direction"
Karen Lewis Foley

"Attention Is Our Daily Bread"
Philip Carter

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Theotokos"
Brenda Morris

"Bowing"
Jason Ranek

"A Dream of Thomas Merton"
Susan McCaslin

Reflection

"What Is Spiritual Direction? A Retrospective Reflection"
William A. Barry, SJ

"Soul Friends: Doll Making as a Spiritual Practice"
Tina Forster

Presence 21.3


ARTICLES

"Rediscovering an Informal Spirituality: An Interview with Krista Tippett"
Carol Ludwig and Jennifer (Jinks) Hoffmann

"Un-journaling: Reviewing Journals as a Reflective Process in Spiritual Direction"
Liz Hill

"Seeking God Everywhere and Always: Ten Trends in Global Spiritual Direction"
Liz Budd Ellmann

"Cross-Cultural Spiritual Direction for Koreans"
KangHack Lee

"The Contemplative Scientist"
Margaret A. L. Blackie

"Who Knows?: On Non-Dualism and Spiritual Direction"
Andrea “Ani” Vidrine

"Synchronicity as the Work of the Holy Spirit: Jungian Insights for Spiritual Direction and Pastoral Ministry"
Lex Ferrauiola

"The Place of Dreams"
Eunice Russell Schatz

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Heart of Job"
Jean Biegun

"Wall of Jasmine"
Alison Luterman

"Life Cycle"
Victoria Cowan

Reflection

"New Life for Elders: Spiritual Direction in a Nursing Home"
Linda Colozzi

Presence 21.4


ARTICLES

"Contemplativeness and Spiritual Direction"
Brian O. McDermott, SJ

"Listening to the Wisdom of the Island: A Creative Pilgrimage"
Andrew Rudd

"Supplication"
Pir Zia Inayat-Khan

"Finding the Voice Within"
Meredith Barber and Julie Lipson

"Embracing Wisdom: The Path of the Sage"
Malka Drucker

"Thomas Merton and Leonard Cohen: Soul Brothers and Spiritual Guides"
Donald Grayston

"Social and Cultural Self-Awareness in Spiritual Direction: Reflection of a Korean Male Spiritual Director"
Joohyung Lee

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"The Fall"
Antoinette Voûte Roeder

"Dream Journeys"
Tara L. Carnes

"Impermanence"
Susan Christerson Brown

Reflection

"Pilgrim’s Call: A Guide for Spiritual Directors"
Valerie Brown

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