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    Listening for God Through Spiritual Direction

    There is nothing more beautiful than listening for God through spiritual direction. I understand this gift both from sitting in a chair as a...
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    Spiritual Directors in Conversation

    Spiritual directors William A. Barry, SJ, and Bernadette Miles discuss Ignatian spirituality, understandings of Jesus, and spiritual direction in this nine-minute video from Spiritual...
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    Spiritual Direction Helps Us Notice God’s Movements

    Writing for the Office of Ignatian Spirituality of the Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces of the Society of Jesus, Lisa Hastings states: Despite its historical...
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    Joseph Tetlow on Prayer

    Joseph Tetlow, SJ, is one of the Jesuits' leading authorities on spiritual direction. For years he worked in Rome as head of the Society's...
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    What Should Someone Expect in Spiritual Direction?

    One resource for personal development that grows straight out of Ignatian spirituality is spiritual direction. A spiritual director walks alongside a person as a...
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    Spiritual Direction Is a Conversation

    We mention spiritual direction from time to time here on dotMagis as a valuable tool in spiritual growth, but if you haven’t experienced it...
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    My Ministry of Spiritual Direction

    In the Spiritual Exercises, St. Ignatius invites us to consider the Trinity gazing down upon the Earth. They notice us, our world, our joys,...
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    Waking Up Through Spiritual Direction

    Philip Shano, SJ, reflects on the similarities between a personal trainer and a spiritual director. We are sometimes half asleep, almost in a slumber—whether with...

    Ignatian Heritage Month

    Loyola University Chicago is celebrating Ignatian Heritage Month. In addition to on-campus events, the celebration includes an online video series, 30 Days of Iggy....

    Young Adults Hunger for People to Journey with Them

    I had the privilege of being part of the 2013 New Contemplatives group at the Spiritual Directors International Conference. The seven of us in...