Spirituality


Vatican II: Dogmatic Constitution on the Church See Chapter V: The call of the whole Church to holiness

Bibliographies by Rev. William Harmless, SJ, of Creighton University
----- Surveys and Introductory Works
----- Spirituality of the Early Church
----- Spirituality of the Middle Ages
----- Reformation and Early Modern Spirituality
----- Spirituality in the Modern World
----- Spirituality & the World Religions

Reflecting on Practice in L'Arche Encountering the Grieving Other By Catherine Anderson in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Autumn 2012

Our Great Love Story: Spirituality of the Heart By Phil Fitzgerald in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Autumn 2011

The Times of Our Lives Book by Donald X. Burt, OSA, from his web site Reflections on the Spirituality of Augustine, 2010

Spirituality Essays From The Center for Ignatian Spirituality at Loyola Marymount University

Holiness and Wholeness Brendan Callaghan SJ describes how, through silence, we can grow in holiness and wholeness. 21 October 2010

Planetary Spirituality: Exploring a Christian Ecological Approach By Denis Edwards in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Summer 2010

Practical Implications of Trinitarian Life for Us By Denis Toohey in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Summer 2010

The Parochial Sermons and the Spirituality of John Henry Newman By Daniel Ang in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Spring 2010

Mysticism and the Kingdom of God By Reg Naulty in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Winter 2010

Can We Learn Spiritual Lessons from One of the Most Irreligious Nations on Earth? By Dr Andrew Thomas Kania, Director of Spirituality at Aquinas College. He belongs to the Ukrainian Church. 2009

Yoga or Bhoga: Absorption in the Spirit or Absorption in the Senses By Bet Green. This continues from the work in progress Dom Bede Griffiths' Images of God, from a paper presented at the Association of Practical Theology in Oceania conference held in Suva, November 2009

The Search for a Universal Philosophy or Sprituality By Dr Andrew Thomas Kania, Director of Spirituality at Aquinas College, member of the Ukrainian Church, 2009

Living Chastity, Psychosexual Well-Being in Jesuit Life By Gerdenio Sonny Manuel, S.J. in Studies in the Spirituality of Jesuits, Summer 2009

Place-Making as Contemplative Practice By Douglas Burton-Christie in Anglican Theological Review, Summer 2009

Formations and Movements of Christian Spirituality in Urban African Contexts By Johan Cilliers, Associate Professor in Homiletics and Liturgy at the Faculty of Theology, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, 2009

Call and response in St Ignatius and St Francis Brian Purfield compares the spiritual experiences of the founder of the Society of Jesus with those of Francis of Assisi. 31 July 2009

Thoughts on the particular piety of the poor in Latin America Nathan Stone SJ reflects on the popular religiosity of Latin America that is often viewed with uncertainty by other Christians, in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, July 2009

Call and response in St Ignatius and St Francis By Brian Purfield in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the British Jesuits, July 2009

Eastern Meditation Techniques and Christian Spirituality: The Example of Vipassana By Kevin Duffy SM, professor of systematic theology and spirituality at Good Shepherd College, Auckland, 2008

"I Have Come to Love the Darkness": A Practical Guide for Teaching the Spirituality of Mother Teresa By Daniel J. Stollenwerk, Director of Religious Studies at St. Peter's College Middle School, Auckland, New Zealand, 2008

Spirituality and Money The Fall 2008 issue of A Matter of Spirit is devoted to this topic

Speaking In Tongues: An Orthodox Perspective By Fr. George Nicozisin of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Spiritual Disorientation and God's Guidance By John Ackerman in Common Ground Journal, Fall 2008. Scroll down to page 100

The Spirituality of Bede Griffiths By Hans Gustafson in The Way, 2008

Ignatian Service, Gratitude and Love in Action By Wilkie Au in Studies in the Spirituality of Jesuits, Summer 2008

Silence and Hebrew Meditation By Ken A. Bryson, Professor of Philosophy, Cape Breton University, Sydney, Nova Scotia, 2008

The Natural Mysticism of Indigenous Australian Traditions By Joan Hendriks & Gerard Hall SM, 2008

A Spirituality of Summer The summer season gives us opportunities to discover the body of Christ in new and revitalizing ways, writes Gemma Simmonds CJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, August 2008

Celtic Spirituality: Just what does it mean? By Liam Tracey OSM in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, March 2008

The New Jesuit General Part Two: Has spirituality been replaced by ideology? By Adolfo Nicolas SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, June 2008

Spiritual Apathy: The Forgotten Deadly Sin Abbot Christopher Jamison examines the modern attitude to the Seven Deadly Sins and re-introduces us to the sin that never made the list, in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, October 2008

How to Fail Successfully Bill MacCurtain SJ reflects on Elijah's story, how Elijah found the Lord in the midst of the silence, in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, August 2008

Into the Great Silence of Beethoven Andrew Cameron-Mowat SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, February 2008

Towards a Parish Spirituality of the Word of God By Michael Trainor in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Summer 2008

The Spiritual and Theological Perspectives of Ashrams: A Tribute to Santivanam, 50 Years By Sebastian Painadath, SJ, founder-Director of Sameeksha Ashram, Kalady 683574, and Vice-President of the Ashram Aikya

Detachment and Poverty of Spirit in the German Dominican Mystics of XIII-XIVth centuries By Leonard Tony Farauanu in Studia Theologica, 2008

Nurturing Our Spiritual Life By Sr. Brenda Walsh, OP, 2007

Opening up the Concept of Spirituality By Daniel Izuzquiza SJ in Promotio Iustitiae, December 2007

Towards a Common Spirituality in the Social Apostolate By Maria del Mar Magallón in Promotio Iustitiae, December 2007

Spirituality and Citizenship: Sacramentality in a Parable By Eric Stoddart in Theological Studies, December 2007

Apocalyptic Spirituality: Soul of the Mission By José Cristo Rey García Paredes, Director of the Theological Institute of Religious Life in Madrid, Spain

Hospice: Reflections on a Dying Life By Donald X. Burt, OSA, 2006. From his web site Reflections on the Spirituality of Augustine

Loving A Hidden God Book by Donald X. Burt, OSA, from his web site Reflections on the Spirituality of Augustine, 2006

Humanism, Education and Spirituality: Approaching Psychosis with Levinas By Glenn Morrison, Lecturer in Theology and Undergraduate Coordinator, School of Philosophy and Theology, The University of Notre Dame, Western Australia, 2006

African Spirituality That Shapes the Concept of Ubuntu By MJS Masango in Verbum et Ecclesia, 2006

What is Early Jewish and Christian Mysticism? By April D. DeConick, 2006

Secular Spirituality Versus Secular Dualism: Towards Postsecular Holism as Model for a Natural Theology By Cornel W. du Toit in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2006

Afrikaner Spirituality: A Complex Mixture By Erna Olivier in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2006

"A House of Prayer in the Heart": How Homiletics Nurtures the Church's Spirituality By Thomas H. Troeger in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2006

Humanism, Education and Spirituality: Approaching Psychosis with Levinas By Glenn Morrison, Lecturer in Theology and Undergraduate Coordinator, School of Philosophy and Theology, The University of Notre Dame, Western Australia, 2006

Why the Devil Fell: A Lesson in Spiritual Theology From Aquinas's Summa Theologiae By Jeffrey McCurry, June 2006

Justice and Peace Spirituality By Prakash Anthony Lohale. An edited version of a talk delivered in Taiwan to an international meeting of promoters of Justice & Peace of the Asia Pacific region of the Dominicans, October 2006

The Spirituality of Francis Libermann: A Man Beyond His Time By David L. Smith, C.S.Sp. in Spiritan Horizons, Fall 2006. Go to page 11

Spiritan Spirituality: A Latin-American Perspective By Padraig Leonard, C.S.Sp. in Spiritan Horizons, Fall 2006. Go to page 85

Draw Them with the Bonds of Love: The Practice of Heart Spirituality By Barry Brundell MSC in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Spring 2006

The New Age of Holiness: Vatican II: Today and Tomorrow By David Ranson in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Autumn 2006

The Ministry of the Skilled Stranger: Religion and Spirituality in Public Hospital Ministry By Roy J O'Neill MSC in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Winter 2006

Discipleship and the Shape of Belonging James Alison, Proceedings of the Theology Institute, 2006

Holy, or Saintly? By Charles Hill in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Summer 2005

Scientific Research as Adoration: Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881-1955) By Thomas M. King in The Way, 2005

Oscar Romero, Religion and Spirituality By J. Matthew Ashley in The Way, 2005

Embracing Life, Embracing the Cross: Edward Schillebeeckx and Suffering By Kathleen McManus in The Way, 2005

A Spirituality Of Obedience: Equal in God's Eyes Only? By Robert Henman in Quodlibet Online Journal of Christian Theology and Philosophy, April-June 2005

Spirituality and Health: A Narrative-Pastoral Approach By C.J. Truter, D.J. Kotze in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2005

Twelve Spiritual Types By Michael Galligan-Stierle in Conversations on Jesuit Higher Education, 2010

The Spirituality of the Heart By Frank Fletcher MSC in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Spring 2005

Merton: A Modern Perspective By Danny Kinnane in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Spring 2005

Contemplative Missionary Spirituality: The Way of the Heart By Anthony Arthur MSC in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Winter 2005

Disciples of Jesus: Bearers of Compassion, Peace and Hope in Our World By Hermann Schaluck, OFM, adapted from the retreat sessions given to the Sisters of Notre Dame, General Chapter, 2004

Heart of Flesh: A Feminist Spirituality For Women and Men By Joan Chittister, OSB

Reflections on Spirituality and the Church By Tony Kelly, CSsR, Head of Sub-Faculty of Philosophy and Theology at the Australian Catholic University from 1999 - 2004

Spirituality and the Culture's Understanding of Self in the Diverse Contexts of Mission By Judette Gallares, RC, professor of Spirituality at the Institute for Consecrated Life in Asia (The Philippines), in Religious Life Asia, 2004

Conversion and Spirituality: Bernard Lonergan (1904-1984) By Raymond Moloney in The Way, 2004

Moving Mysticism to the Centre: Karl Rahner (1904-1984) By Patricia Carroll in The Way, 2004

The Link between Spirituality and Health: Holistic Outcomes and Religious Practice in Clinical Health Care By Allan Savage in Quodlibet Online Journal of Christian Theology and Philosophy, July-September 2004

Becoming a Living Witness: The Oxford Group Way of Life By David Patton in Quodlibet Online Journal of Christian Theology and Philosophy, July-September 2004

Towards a Phenomenologically Grounded Understanding of Christian Spirituality in Theology By George Drazenovich in Quodlibet Online Journal of Christian Theology and Philosophy, March 2004

Mestiza Spirituality: Community, Ritual, and Justice By Jeanette Rodriguez in Theological Studies, June 2004

Heart Spirituality and the Lay Vocation By Frank Fletcher MSC in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Autumn 2004

Reflections on Spirituality and the Church By Tony Kelly CSsR in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Spring 2004

Introducing Heart Spirituality By Frank Fletcher MSC in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Summer 2004

The Heart of Jesus Spirituality and the Prophetic Mission to the Poor: A Scriptural Meditation By Aloysius Pieris, S.J. in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2004

Beyond Psychology: Spirituality in Henri Nouwen's Pastoral Care By Yolanda Dreyer in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2003

The Old Testament in Christian Spirituality: Perspectives on the Undervaluation of the Old Testament in Christian Spirituality By Christo Lombaard in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2003

"For You Alone": A reading of Transcendence and Relationship in Emmanuel Levinas By Terry A. Veling, Senior Lecturer at St Paul's Theological College, Brisbane campus, Australian Catholic University, 2003

Ritual and Religious Experience: William James and the Study of 'Alternative Spiritualities' By Jo Pearson in Cross Currents, Fall 2003

Biblical Lists of the Spiritual Gifts: Supernaturnal Abilities Given by God Church Leader in Africa, July 2003

God of My Daily Routine: Toward a Spirituality of the World By Emilie Griffin in Logos, Spring 2002

Missionary Spirituality Working Group for CICM Spirituality in Chronica, June 2002

"Fahrenheit 452": Augustine as a Companion on the Journey By William C. Zehringer in Catholic Social Science Review, 2002

Mysticism in the Australian environment: Calls to a new consciousness By Eugene Stockton in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Summer 2002

Living in the Presence of God By Kerrie Hide in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Summer 2002

Good Teaching, Spirituality and the Philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas By Glenn Morrison, lecturer at Notre Dame University in Western Australia

Towards a Christian Spirituality of Work By Edith H. Raidt, St. Augustine College of South Africa, Johannesburg, 2001

Political Spirituality: Oxymoron or Redundancy? By Owen C. Thomas, Graduate Theological Union, Journal of Religion & Society, 2001

Christian Spirituality in Light of the U.S. Hispanic Experience By Alberto L. Garcia, Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon, Wisconsin, in Word & World, Winter 2000

Perspectives in Spirituality Fall 2000 issue of Common Ground Journal. Includes these articles: Spiritual Formation and the Meaning of Life; It Begins with You! How the Spiritual Formation of the Pastor Effects the Spiritual Formation of the Congregation; Adolescent Spiritual Formation: Creating Space for God to Speak; Living the Abbey Way: An Experiment in Spiritual Formation and the New Monasticism; From Neutrino Worship to Real Transformation;Spiritual Formation in Community; An Active Approach to Spiritual Formation: Encountering, Experiencing, and Extending God; Telling the Old, Old Story: How the Contemporary Church Practices Reading the Old Testament for Faith and Life; Influencing the Laity's Theologizing for Spiritual Empowerment: An African Perspective; Spiritual Formation: Movements to New Life in the Gospels

Democracy and Spirituality By Dumitru Popescu, 2000

How to Develop A Spiritual Journal By Dan Phillips, 1999. Includes excerpts from his journal

Lay Spirituality in a Post-Modern World By Ian Linden

Management and Spirituality By Louis Xavier S.J., 1999

Contextualizing Spirituality and Work in Africa By A.T. Dalfovo, Makerere University, 1999

Can We Conceive a Management Spirituality without Faith? By Robert G Kennedy, PhD Department of Management, University of St Thomas, 1999

Thomas Merton's Contemplative Struggle: Bridging the Abyss to Freedom By George A. Kilcourse, Jr. in Cross Currents, Spring 1999

Spirituality for Executive Leadership: Reporting on a Pilot Course For MBAs and CEOs By Andre' L. Delbecq, J. Thomas and Kathleen L. McCarthy, Santa Clara University, 1999

Universal Mysticism and the Christian Theistic Paradigm By Scott David Foutz in Quodlibet Online Journal of Christian Theology and Philosophy, November 1999

A Testimony to Christianity as Transfiguration: The Macarian Homilies and Orthodox Spirituality By Alexander Golitzin at the Conference on Orthodox and Wesleyan Spirituality, St. Vladimir's Seminary, January 1999

Liturgy and Mysticism: The Experience of God in Eastern Orthodox Christianity. Part I By Alexander Golitzin, 1999
Liturgy and Mysticism: The Experience of God in Eastern Orthodox Christianity. Part II By Alexander Golitzin, 1999

Spirituality in Offering a Peace Offering By N. Kiuchi, Tokyo Christian University, in Tyndale Bulletin, 1999

Spirituality in Today's World By John English, S.J., in Perspective March 1999

Spiritual Life and the Survival of Christianity By Louis Dupre in Cross Currents, Fall 1998

The River: Reflections on the Times of Our Lives Book by Donald X. Burt, OSA, from his web site Reflections on the Spirituality of Augustine, 1998

Spirituality in Lutheran Perspective: Much to Offer, Much to Learn By Lisa E. Dahill, Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, California, in Word & World, Winter 1998

Spirituality as the Art of Real Presence By John O'Donohue in The Way, 1998

The Holy Spirit as Communio: Concerning the Relationship of Pneumatology and Spirituality in Augustine By Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger in Communio, 1998

The Holy Spirit as Communio: Concerning the Relationship of Pneumatology and Spirituality in Augustine By Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger in Communio: International Catholic Review, Summer 1998

Discernment in Catherine of Siena By Diana L. Villegas in Theological Studies, March 1997

Spirit and Experience in Bernard of Clairvaux By Kilian McDonnell in Theological Studies, March 1997

Spirituality and Ethics: Exploring the Connections By William C. Spohn in Theological Studies, March 1997

Under God's Eyes: Reverence, Ethics and Jewish Holiness By Edward K. Kaplan in SIDIC Periodical, 1997

Icons, Rebels, Stars and Saints: Holiness in the Catholic Tradition By Joan Chittister, OSB, in SIDIC Periodical, 1997

The idea of holiness in light of Vatican II By Herbert Alphonso, SJ, in SIDIC Periodical, 1997

Holiness according to Jewish Tradition By Louis Jacobs in SIDIC Periodical, 1997

African Spirituality in the Context of Modernity Sipho Mtetwa in Bulletin for Contextual Theology in Southern Africa and Africa, 1996

Balthasar and Rahner on the Spiritual Senses By Stephen Fields in Theological Studies, June 1996

Ecclesial Mysticism in the 'Spiritual Exercises' of Ignatius By Michael J. Buckley in Theological Studies, September 1995

Writing Anxiety in Teresa's 'Interior Castle' By Terrance G. Walsh in Theological Studies, June 1995

What Is a Psychologically Healthy Spirituality By Paschal Baute, 1992, revised 1994

What Is Spirituality? By Paschal Baute, 1992, revised 1994

But When You Are Older: Reflections on Coming to Age Book by Donald X. Burt, OSA, Liturgical Press, 1992. From his web site Reflections on the Spirituality of Augustine

The Spiritual Classics as Spiritual Guides By Wendy M. Wright in The Way, 1992

Spirituality and Secularity By Peter H. Van Ness in The Way, 1992

Landscape and Spirituality: A Tension Between Place and Placelessness in Christian Thought By Belden C. Lane in The Way, 1992

Spirituality, Society and Culture By Ursula King in The Way, 1992

Spirituality: An Australian Accent By Tony Kelly in The Way, 1992

Cultural and Spiritual Formation By Vicky Cosstick in The Way, 1992

Liberationist Spirituality By Mark Corner in The Way, 1992

Harmonic Convergences and All That: New Age Spirituality By David S. Toolan in The Way, 1992

Pluralism in Christian Spirituality By Walter Principe in The Way, 1992

Feminism and Spirituality: The Role of the Bible in Women's Spirituality By Dorothy A. Lee-Pollard in The Way, 1992

Spiritual Growth and the Scientific Quest By John Polkinghorne in The Way, 1992

Towards a Theology of Spiritual Direction By David Lonsdale in The Way, 1992

Spirituality and the Secular By Kevin-Sin Kelly in The Way, 1992

Liberating Compassion: Spirituality for the New Millennium By Francine Cardman in The Way, 1992

Mystique and Politique: Spirituality Left and Right By Simon Barrow in The Way, 1992

Choice and Discernment By John Costello in The Way, 1991

Information Technology: Is There a Spirit in the Machine By David Eley in The Way, 1991

Spirituality and the Hymns of Charles Wesley By Leslie Griffiths in The Way, 1991

What if the Soul Yearns to Laugh? By Tom Hamill in The Way, 1991

Friedrich von Hugel as Spiritual Guide By Ellen Leonard in The Way, 1991

A Serious Playfulness By Joseph C. McLelland in The Way, 1991

The Book of Common Prayer By Gordon Mursell in The Way, 1991

The Greening of Asceticism By Columba Stewart in The Way, 1991

Christian Spirituality and the Scripture of Other Faiths By Michael Barnes in The Way, 1991

The Biblical Prophets and Global Spirituality By Patricia G. Kirkpatrick in The Way, 1991

Spirituality and Scripture--A Jewish View By Jonathan Magonet in The Way, 1991

"To Be God with God": The Autotheistic Sayings of the Mystics By James A. Wiseman in Theological Studies, June 1990

Spirituality in the Academy By Sandra M. Schneiders in Theological Studies, December 1989

Spirituality Speaks; Theology Listens: New Beginnings for Respectful Dialog By Joan H. Timmerman, College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, Minnesota, in Word & World, 1988

Reflections on the Devotional Life By Alvin N. Rogness, President Emeritus, Luther Theological Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota, in Word & World, 1988

Emmanuel: Reflections on the God Who is with Us Book by Donald X. Burt, OSA, Liturgical Press, 1988. From his web site Reflections on the Spirituality of Augustine

Intentional Community and Spiritual Development By John Schramm, Community of St. Martin, Minneapolis, in Word & World, 1988

Steps Toward a Modern Piety By Henry E. Horn, Pastor Emeritus, University Lutheran Church, Cambridge, Massachusetts, in Word & World, 1988

Rethinking the Mystical: An Evangelical Perspective By Michael W. Foss, St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Beaverton, Oregon, in Word & World, 1987

Rethinking the Mystical: Thoughts from the Spiritual Sub-Basement – A Roman Catholic Perspective By Hugh Feiss, O.S.B., Mt. Angel Abbey, St. Benedict, Oregon, in Word & World, 1987

A Philosophical Basis for Abandonment By Msgr. James P. Grace, Rector-president of the Cathedral College of the Immaculate Conception, Douglaston, New York, in Spirituality Today, Autumn 1986

Christian Spirituality in the Catholic Tradition Complete book by Jordan Aumann, O. P., 1985

Christian Mysticism Where the mysticism of John of the Cross enters into dialogue with modern attempts to renew the contemplative life like centering prayer, Christian meditation and the Catholic charismatic movement

Appreciative Awareness: The Feeling-Dimension in Religious Experience By J.J. Mueller in Theological Studies, March 1984

The Inn of the Samaritan Book by Donald X. Burt, OSA, from his web site Reflections on the Spirituality of Augustine, 1983

Spirituality and Discipline By Joseph A. Sittler, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, in Word & World, 1983

The Reasoning Heart: An American Approach to Christian Discernment By William C. Spohn in Theological Studies, March 1983

Angels Black and White: Loyola's Spiritual Discernment in Historical Perspective By Marjorie O'Rourke Boyle in Theological Studies, June 1983

My Suffering Is God": Meister Eckhart's Book of Divine Consolation By Donald F. Duclow in Theological Studies, December 1983

The Church and Powerlessness: An Exploration in Spirituality By Austin Smith in The Way, 1983

The Word for the World By John Sullivan in The Way, 1983

Christ 'my onely musick': The Spirituality of George Herbert By Keith L. Yates in The Way, 1983

Spiritual Theology Complete book by Jordan Aumann, O. P., 1982

Biblical Themes in St. Francis' Song of Brother Sun By Lawrence Frizzell in SIDIC Periodical, 1982

The Hasidic Movement and Franciscan Spirituality - Similarities and Differences By Kurt Hruby (Interviewed by Renee De Tyron-Montalembert in SIDIC Periodical, 1982

Conversion: The Challenge of Contemporary Charismatic Piety By Donald L. Gelpi in Theological Studies, December 1982

The Search for the Self Book by Donald X. Burt, OSA, from his web site Reflections on the Spirituality of Augustine

The Color of My Days Book by Donald X. Burt, OSA, Liturgical Press. From his web site Reflections on the Spirituality of Augustine, 1980

On "Discernment of Spirits" in the Early Church By Joseph T. Lienhard in Theological Studies, September 1980

Spiritual Theology Book by Fr. Jordan Aumann, O.P., 1980

Saint Catherine and Contemporary Spirituality By Benedict M. Ashley O.P., 1979

Organization of the Spiritual Life: American Catholic Devotional Works, 1791-1866 By Joseph P. Chinnici in Theological Studies, June 1979

The Seasons of Jesus Book by Donald X. Burt, OSA, from his web site Reflections on the Spirituality of Augustine, 1978

Christian Apophatic and Kataphatic Mysticism By Harvey Egan in Theological Studies, September 1978

Letters and the Spiritual Life By James V. Schall in The Way, 1978

Spirituality Section 3 of the Dublin Report: Growth in Understanding by the Joint Commission Between the Roman Catholic Church and the World Methodist Council, 1976

The Decline of Ecstatic Prophecy in the Early Church By James L. Ash, Jr. in Theological Studies, June 1976

The Western Spiritual Tradition By Lucia of the Incarnation in The Way, 1976

Three Types of Jewish Piety By Gershom Scholem in SIDIC Periodical, 1975

Spirituality and the Process of Liberation By Joan Toohig in The Way, 1975

Spiritual and Esoteric Movements in Judaism By Kurt Hruby in SIDIC Periodical, 1972

Knowledge of God and Love of Man: An Aspect of Christian Mysticism By Francis Martin in SIDIC Periodical, 1972

New Forms of Contemplation and of the Contemplative Life By Jean Leclercq in Theological Studies, June 1972

Toward a Theology of "Speaking in Tongues" By J. Massingberd Ford in Theological Studies, March 1971

Contemplation of the Gospels, Ignatius Loyola, and the Contemporary Christian By David M. Stanley in Theological Studies, September 1968

Ecumenism and Spirituality: A Protestant Perspective By Egon W. Gerdes in Theological Studies, March 1968

The Spiritual Life as History By Christopher F. Mooney in The Way, 1966

Spiritual Martyrdom in St. Gregory the Great By Alfred C. Rush in Theological Studies, December 1962

Modern Spirituality By Martin D'Arcy in The Way, 1961

Spiritual Stamina By James Walsh in The Way, 1961

Occult Phenomena in the Light of Theology Book by Alois Wiesinger, O.C.S.O., 1957

Life in Abundance: Meister Eckhart & the German Dominican Mystics of the 14th Century Complete book by Gundolf M. Gieraths, O.P., 1956

St. Ignatius' Prison-Cage and the Existentialist Situation By Walter J. Ong in Theological Studies, March 1954

"Unitas sacerdotalis": The Priesthood and Its Spirituality By Walter Bedard in Theological Studies, December 1952

A Chapter in the History of Spiritual Exegesis: De Lubac's "Histoire et esprit" By John L. McKenzie in Theological Studies, September 1951

Psychological Reactions Before Newman's Conversion By Daniel J. Saunders in Theological Studies, December 1945

The Creator and the Creature, or, The Wonders of Divine Love Book by Frederick William Faber, 1923

The Values Everlasting: Some Aids to Lift Our Hearts on High Book by Edward F. Garesche, SJ, 1922

Abandonment to Divine Providence Book by Jean Pierre de Caussade, SJ, 1921

The Paths of Goodness: Some Helpful Thoughts on Spiritual Progress Book by Edward F. Garesche, SJ, 1920

Your Own Heart: Some Helps to Understand It Book by Edward F. Garesche, SJ, 1918

Your Interests Eternal: Our Service to Our Heavenly Father Book by Edward F. Garesche, SJ, 1918

A Spiritual Aeneid Book by Ronald Arbuthnott Knox, 1918

The Catholic's Work in the World: A Practical Solution of Religious and Social Problems of To-day Book by Joseph Husslein, SJ, 1917

The narrow way A brief, clear, systematical expositon of the spiritual life for the laity, and a practical guide book to Christian perfection for all of good will by Peter Geiermann, C.SS.R., 1914

The Child of God: What Comes of Our Baptism Book by Mother Mary Loyola of the Bar Convent, York, 1913

Your Neighbor and You: Our Dealings with Those about Us Book by Edward F. Garesche, SJ, 1912

Mementoes of the English martyrs and confessors: For every day in the year Book by Oratorian Fr. Henry Sebastian Bowden, 1910

At home with God: Priedieu Papers on Spiritual Subjects Book by Matthew Russell, SJ, 1910

Heavenwards Book by Mother Mary Loyola of the Bar Convent, York, 1910

Health & Holiness: A Study of the Relations between Brother Ass, the Body, and His Rider, the Soul Book by George Tyrrell, SJ, 1905

Sermons preached in St. Edmund's College Chapel on various occasions Collected and arranged by Edwin Hubert Burton, 1904

Conferences on the Life of Grace Book by Raphael M. Moss. OP, 1900

Striving after Perfection: A Treatise Addressed Especially to Religious Book originally written in Latin by Joseph Bayma, SJ, 1898

Sermons on Penance Everything Required for Christian Repentance and Amendment of Life. Adapted to All the Sundays and Holydays of the Year, by Francis Hunolt, SJ, 1897

Sermons on the Different States of Life Adapted to All the Sundays and Holydays of the Year, by Francis Hunolt, SJ, 1897

Sermons on the Christian Virtues Adapted to all the Sundays and Holy-days of the Year, by Francis Hunolt, SJ, 1897

Sermons on the Four Last Things; Death, Judgment, Hell, and Heaven Volume 2, by Francis Hunolt, SJ, 1897

Sermons on Our Lord and His Blessed Mother, and on the Saints Adapted to All the Sundays and Holydays of the Year, by Francis Hunolt, SJ, 1897

Lectures for boys Book by Francis Cuthbert Doyle, 1896

Journals Kept During Times of Retreat Book by John Morris, SJ, 1894

The Good Christian Sermons on the Chief Christian Virtues. Seventy-six Sermons, adapted to all the Sundays and Holy-days of the Year, by Francis Hunolt, SJ, 1891

The Penitent Christian Sermons on the Virtue and Sacrament of Penance, and on Everything Required for Christian Repentance and Amendment of Life, and also on Doing Penance during the Time of a Jubilee, and During Public Calamities, by Francis Hunolt, SJ, 1889

The Bad Christian Sermons on the Seven Deadly Sins, and the different Sins against Our Neighbor Which Flow Therefrom, by Francis Hunolt, SJ, 1887

The Teaching of St. Benedict Book by by Francis Cuthbert Doyle, OSB, 1887

A Thought from Saint Ignatius for Each Day of the Year Translated from the French by Margaret A. Colton, 1887

The Christian state of life Sermons on the principal Duties of Christians in General, and of differnt States in particular, by Francis Hunolt, SJ, 1886

Christian Patience, the Strenght & Discipline of the Soul A course of lectures by Archbishop Ullathorne, 1886

The Groundwork of the Christian Virtues Book by Archbishop Ullathorne, 1882

Sodality Director's Manual: A Collection of Instructions for Sodalities of the Blessed Virgin Book by F.X. Schouppe, SJ, 1882

The Precious Pearl of Hope in the Mercy of God: Answers to Certain Difficulties Which Are a Hindrance to Hope By an anonymous Italian author, 1878

Growth in Holiness: or, The Progress of the Spiritual Life Book by Oratorian Fr. Frederick William Faber, 1864

Spiritual Conferences Book by Oratorian Fr. Frederick William Faber, 1859

The Creator and the Creature: or, The Wonders of Divine Love Book by Oratorian Fr. Frederick William Faber, 1857

All for Jesus: or, The Easy Ways of Divine Love Book by Oratorian Fr. Frederick William Faber, 1854

Considerations upon Christian truths and Christian duties: digested into meditations for every day in the year Book by Bishop Richard Challoner, 1800





The Three Ways of the Spiritual Life By Reginald Garrigou-Lagrange

Charismatic Spirituality A forum of The Catholic Charismatic Center on the World Wide Web

Pilgrim's Progress From Danny Thomas of the Diocese of Arundel and Brighton in England. A challenge to engage in pilgrimage as part of our spiritual journey

Ignatian Spirituality From St. Ignatius parish in Boston

Carmelite Spirituality From the Discalced Carmelites of the Australia-Oceania Region

Carmelite Spirituality By Paul-Marie de la Croix, O.C.D.

The Spirituality of the Carmelites of the Ancient Observance A summary of the lectures given by Blessed Titus Brandsma in the United States in 1936

Augustinian Spirituality

Lasallian Spirituality From the Lasallian Association in Britain

Compassionate Love and Salesian Spirituality By Alexander T. Pocetto, O.S.F.S., PH.D., Senior Salesian Scholar

Assumptionist Spirituality From the Assumptionists in North America

Franciscan Spirituality: What Is It ? Fr. Bede M. Hess, O. F. M. Conv., in Litterae de Spiritualitate Franciscali, 1957

Franciscan spirituality Valentin Breton, O.F.M. From Some Schools of Catholic Spirituality, 1959

Dominican Spirituality

Dominican Spirituality: Principles and Practice Complete book by William A. Hinnebusch, O.P.

Dominican Spirituality By Edward Schillebeeckx, O.P. Scroll down to page 11

The Contemplative Dimension of Dominican Spirituality By Jordan Aumann, O.P.

Vincentian Spirituality By Pat Collins, C.M.

Marist Spirituality

Precious Blood Spirituality From the Precious Blood Mission House, Alameda

Monastic Spirituality From the Monastery of Christ in the Desert

The Meaning of the Contemplative Life According to Thomas Merton By Fr. James Conner, OCSO, Abbey of Gethsemani, 1993

Spiritual Directors International SDI is an ecumenical association of colleagues, grounded in the Christian faith, whose sole purpose is to serve the growing network of spiritual directors world-wide and the people who train them

An Introduction to the Life and Spirituality of Dorothy Day By James Allaire and Rosemary Broughton

Seek First the Kingdom By Kilian McGowan, C.P.

Toward a Spirituality of Aging By Andre Mathieu, C.P.

A Spirituality of Mission in an Asian Context By Samuel Rayan, S.J.

Local Cultures: Instruments of Incarnated Christian Spirituality By Samuel Rayan, S.J.

Believe As Jesus Did: The Spirituality of the Kingdom By Jose Maria Vigil

Virginia Cyr Quentin Colgan of Ohio Dominican College provides us with the letters of this remarkable young woman who died in 1967, and he analyzes her spirituality

An Online Retreat A 34 week retreat for Everyday Life. Begin the retreat with week 1, at any time, and follow the guides and resources provided each week

Retreats Online Bringing together users and providers of retreats, retreat centers and retreat getaways around the world

Jewish Roots of Eastern Christian Mysticism This interdisciplinary seminar is designed as the internet version of an ongoing research seminar of graduate students at the department of theology of Marquette University. The seminar is directed by Alexander Golitzin and is an attempt to investigate Jewish mystical traditions in the eastern Christian theological and liturgical texts. The internet version is a regular text seminar consisting of scholars and graduate students of ancient languages, systematic theology, philosophy, patristics, biblical exegesis, and Judaism. Currently the seminar is not confined solely to the students of Marquette University but also includes participants from various scholarly communities

Spirituality Jewish thoughts, perspectives, and activities

Christian Spirituality Mennonite Confesion of Faith; Article 18

Lutheran Spirituality: Lost, Found, Revised By Jay C. Rochelle

The Spirithome Web Site Material on Christian spirituality courtesy of Robert Longman Jr. of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America

A Daily Spiritual Seed This daily (M - F) e mail message provides information, guidance and support on Christian contemplative spirituality using quotes (less than 4 K) from writers on Christian mysticism

Spiritual Formation Online An invitation to explore the contemplative life from Carl McColman, an Anglican freelance writer and editor living in Atlanta

Islamic Spirituality: The Forgotten Revolution By Abdal Hakim Murad

New Spiritualities Articles in the May/June 1996 issue of Compass, A Jesuit Journal

A Spirituality for Contemporary Life: The Jesuit Heritage Today Articles in Review for Religious

Worship & Spirituality Site of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada

Guide to On-Line Resources in Medieval Christian Spirituality

The Writings of St. Ignatius Loyola Includes "Fifty Selected Letters of St. Ignatius of Loyola" and "One Hundred Prayerful Thoughts from St. Ignatius Loyola"

Asceticism and the Christian Life By Jordan Aumann, O.P.

Generative Love Healing and Wholeness By Bet Green. This article is part of a larger work in progress on the explicit and implicit Images of God in the life, talks and writings of Dom Bede Griffiths

Resisting the False Self By Jeff Dietrich. Sometimes we do the right thing for the wrong reasons. In 1984 the Los Angeles Catholic Worker community was in crisis. Jeff Dietrich courageously looked at why this was so and discovered that his "gifts" were, in fact, working against both himself and the greater vision

Spirituality Links to sites related to prayer and spirituality, from Theology.ie

Spirituality Links courtesy of Call to Action



CLASSICS

Prayer Tertullian [140-230 AD] on The Lord's Prayer

The Lord's Prayer Cyprian [140-230 AD]

Confessions Augustine

On Perfection Gregory of Nyssa

Rule of St. Benedict

Rule of St. Augustine

Rule of St. Columba

Rule of St. Francis of Assisi

The Mind's Road to God Saint Bonaventure

Revelations of Divine Love Julian of Norwich

Ascent of Mont Carmel John of the Cross

Dark Night of the Soul John of the Cross

A Spiritual Canticle of the Soul and the Bridegroom Christ John of the Cross

Collected Works of St. John of the Cross Includes: Poems. The Sayings of Light and Love. The Ascent of Mount Carmel. The Dark Night of the Soul. The Spiritual Canticle. The Living Flame of Love. Special Counsels. Precautions. Letters

The Complete Works of Saint John of the Cross, of the Order of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, volume 1

The Complete Works of Saint John of the Cross, of the Order of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, volume 2

On Loving God Bernard of Clairvaux

On Cleaving to God St. Albert the Great

A New Treatise on the Duties of a Christian towards God: Being an Improved Version of the Original Treatise Saint Jean Baptiste de La Salle

The Writings of St. Francis of Assisi

The Adornment of the Spiritual Marriage; The Sparkling Stone; The Book of Supreme Truth Jan van Ruusbroec (1293-1381)

The Dialogue of the Seraphic Virgin Catherine of Siena

Spiritual Exercises Ignatius of Loyola

The Way of Perfection Teresa of Avila

Interior Castle Teresa of Avila

The Imitation of Christ Thomas Kempis

Uniformity with God's Will St. Alphonsus de Ligouri

Introduction to the Devout Life St. Francis de Sales

The Spirituality of the Carmelites of the Ancient Observance A summary of the lectures given by Blessed Titus Brandsma in the US in 1936

The Infinite Knowledge of God Cardinal Newman

God is All in All Cardinal Newman

A Short Road to Perfection Cardinal Newman

Edith Stein: Volume IV of the Collected Works The hidden life: hagiographic essays, meditations, spiritual texts, by Sister Teresa Benedicta of the Cross Discalced Carmelite


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