Web Library

Welcome to the Spiritual Directors International Web Library, created especially for spiritual directors. The resources in the SDI Web Library are divided into four thematic collections and three additional resource sections. You can browse the SDI Web Library by clicking any of the links below.

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General Collection
A good place to find basic and advanced resources for the spiritual director. Browse
here to expand your knowledge of the tradition and sacred ministry and service of spiritual direction.

Group Spiritual Direction Collection
Resources specific to group spiritual direction and discernment communities.

Health Care Collection
A list of resources involving spiritual direction and health care.

Supervision Collection
A list of resources that support the supervision element of spiritual direction, including
material from a bibliography by Vivienne Joyce, SC, and Janet Ruffing, RSM, as well
as materials submitted by faculty and supervisors from around the world and across

Additional Resources

Dissertation summaries presented by members of SDI.

Prayers and Meditations
Resources for prayers and meditations for use with spiritual direction.

Bonus Media Reviews from Presence journal are located in the Publications section of the
SDI website.