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The Jesuit guide to (almost) everything : a spirituality for real life

by Martin, James, S.J.

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A practical, spiritual guidebook based on the life and teachings of St. Ignatius of Loyola shows readers how to manage relationships, money, work, prayer, and decision making, while keeping a sense of humor about life. Full description


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Table of Contents:
  • A way of proceeding : what is Ignatian spirituality?
  • The six paths : spiritual, religious, spiritual but not religious, and everything in between
  • What do you want? Desire and the spiritual life
  • Beautiful yesterdays : finding God and letting God find you
  • Beginning to pray : so I've found God ... now what?
  • Friendship with God : Father Barry's insight
  • God meets you where you are : Ignatian traditions of prayer
  • The simple life : the surprising freedom of downward mobility
  • Like the angels? Chastity, celibacy, and love
  • More by deeds than by words : friendship and love
  • Surrendering to the future : obedience, acceptance, and suffering
  • What should I do? The Ignatian way of making decisions
  • Be who you is! Work, job, career, vocation ... and life
  • The contemplative in action : our way of proceeding.