Direction, Formation

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Indian Jesuit priest Anthony de Mello knew like few others how to engage Eastern and Western spiritual traditions in a gentle and truthful way. Simple exercises and captivating stories point to the ineffable experience of the divine and encourage a radical, uplifting shift in consciousness and perspective.

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One of today's most eminent Christian leaders describes 10 principles of spiritual direction and 10 guidelines for prayer, discernment, and asceticism. Morneau shares a rich understanding of reverence, the primacy of joy, and gives a series of delightful spiritual exercises for "eclectic nomads."

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This title is also available as an audiobook, read by John Wykes, O.M.V. The book comes on 5 CDs and lasts 5 hours, covering the entire text of the printed book.

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In ten lectures, filmed in the beautiful St. Clement’s Shrine in Boston, Father Timothy Gallagher, O.M.V., presents a video guide for spiritual directors based on his best-selling title Discerning the Will of God.

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“A welcome addition to the long list of Merton’s publications. Unique, fascinating, and highly recommended.”
Library Journal

“Essential information in the mosaic which was not just Merton’s personal journey, but a quest made for thousands of readers in many foreign cultures.”
Resources for American Literary Study

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Sister Maria Boulding’s poignant reflections on loss and its meanings create a spiritual, contemplative framework against which readers can interpret their lives’ troubles and setbacks.

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A companion to the bestselling Ignatian guide, this workbook provides a practical means of unlocking the wisdom of The Discernment of Spirits. Each chapter includes key concepts, contemplation of case studies, and questions to consider in the personal application of the teaching.

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Written by a foremost expert in Ignatian wisdom, this readable translation and step-by-step commentary reveals the relevance of a spiritual classic to modern life. Stories, analogies, and approachable language make this an ideal companion for anyone seeking inspiration and personal growth.

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Giussani’s work presents the argument that an effective education gives a young person the fundamental support of tradition and historical perspective to nurture the development of her ability to understand and discern.

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This authoritative volume gathers leading practitioners and teachers of spiritual direction who discuss new developments in the field. The authors focus on the interface between spiritual guidance and transpersonal psychology and examine spiritual direction practices across diverse cultural and religious traditions.

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