Spiritual Directors International

The Home of Spiritual Companionship

Publications Overview

Presence - 22 years as a beacon for spiritual direction


Presence: An International Journal of Spiritual Direction is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes thought-provoking articles on topics of interest to spiritual directors and everyone interested in creating healing, peace, and justice through spiritual companionship. The goal of Presence is to identify current trends in the field, to provide background and resources for spiritual directors and those they companion, and to look ahead at what might be developing in the future. Presence is published in March, June, September, and December. Currently, Presence is read by more than seven-thousand subscribers and members of SDI, and can be found in major theological libraries and formation and training centers around the world. Presence is included with SDI membership at no extra charge. Non-members may also subscribe $42.95 per year for USA residents. $52.95 (international).  Become a member of SDI ($79 regular member, $59 student annual membership.). You will receive Presence along with many other benefits.


Connections  - Where spiritual directors speak their peace


Connections offers a round-table forum where members of Spiritual Directors International tell stories about their experiences as spiritual directors and seekers.

Connections is published in February, May, August, and November.

Become a member to support this e-newsletter of Spiritual Directors International written by, and expressly for, those who provide the vital service of spiritual companionship.


Listen - For everyone who has a spirit and wants to know it better


  Sign up for your free subscription to Listen, a free digital publication of Spiritual Directors International that assists people in a search for everyday encounters with God (or the Universe, or the Higher Power or however you describe the deep connection that makes us human.)

This simple and inviting publication includes short articles, book reviews, poetry, and global resource announcements. It is read around the world by more than fifteen-thousand people.

For anyone who is interested in spiritual direction and wants to learn more, this is a great place to start.

Read the most recent issue of Listen onlineListen is published digitally in January, April, July, and October.


Discover - Join the most welcoming community of spirit on earth


Discover is our free monthly email offering news, practical tips and inspiration about the world of spiritual direction. It's for everyone. Do you feel wonder in nature? Do you sense the truth in intuition? Do you sometimes wonder why you are here and what you have to give? The good news is that the journey of the Spirit is not something you must do alone. Spiritual Directors International exists to encourage every soul on the planet to find personalized spiritual companionship. It's the adventure of a lifetime. And "Discover" is your passport to joining the most welcoming community of spirit on earth. Join us. Sign up here.



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