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The centrality of human longing within spiritual guidance

Carolyn Gratton

The centrality of human longing within spiritual guidance

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Published by Regis College in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spiritual direction.,
  • Desire.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Carolyn Gratton.
    SeriesPius Riffel lecture -- 11th, 1994
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4017 .R5 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 22 p.
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18351457M
    ISBN 100920216285
    OCLC/WorldCa223141827

    Spiritual direction is sometimes referred to as spiritual guidance, spiritual friendship or spiritual companion-ship. It is an ongoing relationship in which you (the directee) seek to be attentive to your spiritual life by meeting with another person (the director) on a regu-lar basis (approximately once a month), specifically for. Living a Spiritual Life. mind of a person will realise a fathomless sea of longing vibrating at the bottom of the little mind that seems to be within our brains. Infinite physical longing and infinite mental operation—these two phenomena are enough to tell us that physically and also mentally we are not located in any particular place.


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