Bibliography on Spiritual Companioning

Bakke, Jeannette A. Holy Invitations: Exploring Spiritual Direction. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books, 2000.

Barry, William. Spiritual Direction and the Encounter with God. New York, NY: Paulist Press, 1992.

Barry, William and William Connolly.  The Practice in Spiritual Direction. New York, NY: Seabury Press, 1982.

Benner, David G. Sacred Companions. Downers Grove, Illinois: InterVarsity Press, 2002.

Burrows, Ruth. Guidelines for Mystical Prayer. Denville, NJ: Dimension Books, 1980.

Byrne, Lavinia, ed. Traditions of Spiritual Guidance. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 1990.

Cameli, Louis. A Sense of Direction: The Basic Elements of the Spiritual Journey. Allen, TX: Tabor Press, 1987.

Conroy, Maureen, RSM. Discerning Heart: Discovering a Personal God. Chicago, IL: Loyola University Press, 1993.

Coombs, Therese and Francis Nemeck. The Way of Spiritual Direction. Willmington, DE: Michael Glazier, Inc., 1985.

Culligan, Kevin, ed. Spiritual Direction: Contemporary Readings. Louis Valley, NY: Living Flame Press, 1983.

Dunne, Tad. Spiritual Mentoring. San Francisco, CA: Harper and Row, 1991.

Dyckman, Katherine and Patrick Carroll. Inviting the Mystic: Supporting the Prophet. Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press, 1981.

Edwards, Denis. Human Experience of God. Ramsey, NJ: Paulist Press, 1983.

Edwards, Tilden. Spiritual Director: Spiritual Companion. New York: Paulist Press, 2001.

Edwards, Tilden. Spiritual Friend: Reclaiming the Gift of Spiritual Direction. New York, NY: Paulist Press, 1980.

Evoy, John. A Psychological Handbook for Spiritual Directors. Kansas City, MO: Sheed and Ward, 1988.

Fischer, Kathleen. Women at the Well: Feminist Perspectives on Direction. New York, NY: Paulist Press, 1988.

Fleming, David, ed. The Christian Ministry of Spiritual Direction. St. Louis, MO: Review for Religious, 1988.

Gatta, Julia. Three Directors for Our Time. Cambridge, MA: Cowley Publications, 1986.

Gratton, Carolyn. The Art of Spiritual Guidance. New York, NY: Crossroads, 1993.

Green, Thomas H., S.J. Weeds Among the Wheat. Notre Dame, IN: Ave Maria Press, 1984.

Guenther, Margaret. Holy Listening: The Art of Spiritual Direction. Boston, MA: Cowley Press, 1992.

Hall, Brian P. The Genesis Effect. New York: Paulist Press, 1986.

Hart, Thomas. The Art of Christian Listening. Ramsey, NJ: Paulist Press, 1980.

Jones, Alan. Exploring Spiritual Direction. New York, NY: Seabury Press, 1982.

Kelsey, Morton. Companions on the Inner Way. New York, NY: Crossroads, 1986.

Kidd, Sue Monk. When the Heart Waits: Spiritual Direction for Life's Sacred Questions. New York: HarperCollins, 1990.

Leech, Kenneth. Soul Friend. San Francisco, CA: Harper and Row, 1977.

Lonsdale, David. Listening to the Music of the Spirit. Notre Dame, IN: Ave Maria Press, 1993.

May, Gerald. Care of Mind, Care of Spirit: Psychiatric Dimensions of Spiritual Direction. San Francisco, CA: Harper and Row, 1984.

Merton, Thomas. Spiritual Direction and Meditation. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 1960.

Nemeck, Francis Kelly, O.M.I. and Marie Theresa Combs, Hermit. The Way of Spiritual Direction. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 1985.

Neufelder, Jerome, ed. Writings on Spiritual Direction. Minneapolis, MN: Seabury Press, 1984.

Palmer, Parker. In the Company of Strangers. New York, NY: Crossroads, 1991.

Rakoczy, Susan (Ed.) Common Journey, Different Paths: Spiritual Direction in Cross Cultural Perspective. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1992.

Ruffing, Janet. Uncovering Stories of Faith: Spiritual Direction and Narrative. New York, NY: Paulist Press, 1989.

Ruffing, Janet K. Spiritual Direction: Beyond the Beginnings. New York: Paulist Press, 2000.

Sellner, Edward. Mentoring: The Ministry of Spiritual Kinship. Notre Dame, IN: Ave Maria Press, 1990.

Smith, Gregory. The Fire in Their Eyes – Spiritual Mentors. New York, NY: Paulist Press, 1984.

Studzinski, Raymond. Spiritual Direction and Midlife Development. Chicago, IL: Loyola Press, 1985.

Subrack, Joseph. Spiritual Guidance. New York, NY: Paulist Press, 1981.

Thornton, Martin. Spiritual Direction. Boston, MA: Cowley Press, 1984.

Vanderwall, Francis. Spiritual Direction: An Invitation to Abundant Life. New York, NY: Paulist Press, 1981.

Vanek, Elizabeth Anne. Image Guidance: A Tool for Spiritual Direction. New York, NY: Paulist Press, 1992.

Wuellner, Flora Slosson. Prayer, Fear and Other Powers. Nashville, TN: Upper Room Books, 1989.

Youngblut, John. The Gentle Art of Spiritual Development. New York, NY: Amity House, 1988.