Spiritual Direction - Kindle edition by Nouwen, Henri J. M.. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Spiritual Direction/5(22). "What a perfectly cut gem of a book this is: wise, clear, concise and practical, it instructs in the art of spiritual direction while at the same moment inspiring us to give and receive it. Gordon Smith distills his considerable knowledge of this vital topic and bestows on us /5(10). An Introduction to Spiritual Direction by Chester P. Michael Book Resume: An Introduction to Spiritual Direction is a clear, nuanced and practical handbook for spiritual directors and directees that examines what it means to be spiritually whole and the process that gets us there. The rest is instruction for spiritual directors. This is the most Short Review: I am considering going to formal training to become a spiritual director. Because I am who I am, I decided to read widely about spiritual direction as part of the decision making process. This is a classic (originally published in )/5.
Spiritual Director, Spiritual Companion: Guide to Tending the Soul by Tilden Edwards The founder of Shalem Institute for Spiritual Formation, Tilden Edwards, gives us his take on spiritual Author: Teresa Blythe. Spiritual Director, Spiritual Companion: Guide to Tending the Soul, by Tilden Edwards (). Edwards's two-part book provides both historical perspective on the resources of spiritual direction and more practical advice about how to find a spiritual friend and to form spiritual direction Written: Delve deeper into the book Ralph Martin calls "inspiring and practical" and "some of the Church's most important wisdom" on spiritual direction. Navigating the Interior Life Study Guide is designed to help you better understand the trajectory of your soul and to go deeper in your relationship with God. SDI is delighted to launch two keystone documents: Portrait of a Spiritual Director & 5 Principles of Spiritual Direction Training Programs. They are for everyone who practices, teaches or is learning spiritual companionship - and for every seeker on the planet.
Now, Michael Christensen, one of Nouwen’s students at Yale and currently the national director of Communities of Shalom at Drew University, and Rebecca Laird, one of Nouwen’s publishing acquaintances and now a pastor, have developed his standard course on spiritual direction into a new book by Nouwen and a 24 hour spiritual direction retreat. “This book is an important resource for enquiring and newer clients of spiritual direction. Rev. Dr. John Mabry skillfully and with heart explains the practice of spiritual direction so that any curious soul will feel prepared to embark on a journey into their inner world. Updates his classic, Spiritual Friend Spiritual direction pioneer Tilden Edwards here shares the wealth of twenty years of experience he's gained since his classic book, Spiritual Friend. The fresh and insightful result covers both spiritual and practical sides of the art, from the nature of the soul to recommendations on payment rates/5. Books shelved as spiritual-direction: Holy Listening: The Art of Spiritual Direction by Margaret Guenther, The Practice of Spiritual Direction by William.