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Presence Volume 22

Presence 22.1


ARTICLES

"Finding Our Way Home to the Tenderness of God: An Interview with Greg Boyle, SJ"
William Barry, SJ, and Carol Ludwig

"How Do We Know If We’re Making Spiritual Progress?"
Thomas Hart

"Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius: Using Electronic Media to Provide Access to Spiritual Direction"
Dale Keenan

"Recognizing and Healing the Wounds of Spiritual Abuse"
Flora Slosson Wuellner

"John of the Cross and Spiritual Direction"
Leonard Doohan

"A Tribute to Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh"
Starr Regan DiCiurcio

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Morning Chores"
Joann Nesser

"Reveling"
Kathleen Henderson Staudt

“Red-spotted Purple”
Jeannie E. Roberts

Reflection

"Process of Becoming in Spiritual Direction"
Barbara Dyar

"Hope in the Seed"
Denise McGuiness

Presence 22.2


ARTICLES

"A Closer Look at Forgiveness"
Trish McBride

"The Primal Moment: Where Spirituality Begins"
Bernard Tickerhoof, TOR

"The First Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius Loyola Catch Fire"
Michael Hansen, SJ

"Circles of Healing and Hope: Improving Guidance"
Kathleen Peindl

"In the Presence of Three: Projective Dream Work and Group Spiritual Direction"
Howard Avruhm Addison

"Wendell Berry: The Gift of Place and the Work of Spiritual Direction"
Glenn Mitchell

"Spiritual Director as Learner"
Mary Ellen Dougherty, SSND

"How Is It with Your Soul?"
Brenda K. Buckwell

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Final Instructions"
Christine Valters Painter

"What Lasts"
Rabbi Rachel Barenblat

"Coastal Elegy"
Valerie Westmar

Reflection

"European Insights"
Peter Ball

"Making Love: The Spiritual Act of Love"
Teresa Yerkes

Presence 22.3


ARTICLES

"Our Sacred World: An Interview with Rabbi Arthur Green"
Jennifer (Jinks) Hoffmann and Carol Ludwig

"Celebration on the Cusp: A Fertile and Precarious Moment"
Sandra Lommasson

"Make Love Not War: The Dynamic of Discernment"
Bernadette Miles

"Praying with Georgia Harkness"
Joseph D. Driskill

"Multifaith Mysticism: The Wisdom of Thomas Merton and the Sufis"
Carol A. Fournier

"Writing Midrash as a Spiritual Practice"
Lyn G. Brakeman

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Poem on the Second-to-Last Day of the Climate Change Talks"
Pam Winthrop Lauer

"Second Sunday in Ordinary Time"
Susan Yanos

"Leave Your Baggage at the Door"
John Mizelle

Reflection

"The Invitation: A Journey into Healing"
Joan Olson

"Althea’s Story: Spiritual Direction for Those Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder"
Faith Fenderson

Presence 22.4


ARTICLES

"Connections That Transform"
Larry Pennings

"Buddhist Wisdom for Christian Spiritual Directors"
Becky Van Ness

"Spiritual Direction and the Call to Ecological Conversion"
Yvonne R. Prowse

"To Name or Not to Name: The Power of Naming in the Spiritual Direction Process"
Antoinette Voûte Roeder

"Landscapes of Contemporary Spiritual Direction in Australia"
Marlene Marburg

"From the Center to the Edge: Group Spiritual Direction with Emerging Adults on a University Campus"
David E. MacDonald

"Letting God Be God: Reflections from Meister Eckhart’s Spiritual Direction"
Ward Bauman

"Contemplatively Forming Tomorrow’s Spiritual Directors"
John Auer, Peter Bentley, Tess Milne, and Stephen Truscott

FEATURES

Focus

Readers Respond

About Our Authors

About Our Poets and Artists

Reviews

Poetry

"Prepare to Feel"
Julie Leavitt

"Advent Vespers at New Skete"
Patrick Gordon

"Exsultare"
Brad Byrum

 

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