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Evaluation of Spiritual Directors

2022-09-28T13:16:05+00:00Sep 28, 2022|Categories: Art & Essays|

Fr. Kenneth G. Davis, OFM Conv., discusses an evaluative question for spiritual directors: how do I know that I am doing what I think I am doing as a spiritual director? Suggesting that ongoing, formal evaluation is a helpful tool for spiritual directors to use, he offers a matrix [...]

Retirement: A New Version of the Identity Crisis?

2022-09-21T14:28:37+00:00Sep 20, 2022|Categories: Art & Essays|

This article makes the case for an elder identity crisis for religious associated with retirement. Heeding the call to an inner journey, religious typically deal with three movements of recognition:  pervasiveness of egocentrism, inaccurate self-knowledge, and factors limiting one’s inner freedom.  In asking the Holy Spirt to be guide [...]

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