With the increased interest in spirituality in recent years has come a growing number of people interested in spiritual direction. People who would never have considered seeing a spiritual director ten years ago are now bringing a number of new issues to the offices of directors. In this collection of essays seasoned spiritual directors from both Catholic and Protestant traditions share their wisdom on working with today’s directees.
The various essays examine direction with:
- abused persons
- the poor
- church drop-outs
- gays and lesbians
- the addicted
- the dying
Other essays look at spiritual direction in the corporate and congregational settings, the different needs of various generations, spiritual direction and social justice, and using art as a tool in spiritual direction. Still Listening is truly a cutting-edge collection, indispensable for spiritual directors in the 21st century.