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    Barbara Lee

    Barbara Lee is a practicing spiritual director who lives in New York City. She is a retired attorney, a former U.S. magistrate judge, and a long-serving member of the Ignatian Volunteer Corps. She is the author of God Isn’t Finished with Me Yet: Discovering the Spiritual Graces of Later Life, Answering God's Call, and Praying Through Pain.

    Barbara's Books

    • God Isn't Finished with Me Yet
    • Answering God's Call
    • Praying Through Pain

    Praying Through Pain at Christmas

    “Joy to the world!” the song rings out. But not everyone feels joyful at Christmas. Anyone who is sick, bereaved, lonely, or unemployed may find trying to sing about...

    Five Gifts of Ignatian Spirituality for the Aging

    God calls us in different ways at different times in our lives, including after retirement or when physical limitations change our way of living. After retiring from the legal...

    Decision Making

    We are constantly making decisions, every day, all day: what to eat for breakfast, what to wear, whether to add an umbrella to all the things we have to...

    “I Have Seen the Lord!”

    This post is based on Week Eight of An Ignatian Prayer Adventure. Mary of Magdala visited the tomb of Jesus early in the morning and came back distraught, weeping, with...

    Light out of Darkness

    This post is based on Week Seven of An Ignatian Prayer Adventure. In Jerusalem, a short walk from the Garden of Gethsemane, is the Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu...

    After the Fever, Service

    This post is based on Week Six of An Ignatian Prayer Adventure. It’s the Sabbath. Jesus must surely have been looking forward to a peaceful Sabbath meal at Simon Peter’s...