A good book for the experienced director. Very good on gender issues and godlikeness. -- The Living Church
A significant contribution to the theory and practice of spiritual direction. -- Spiritus
A wonderful new look at an ancient practice. -- Spiritual Book News
Ruffing has written a book that will be of assistance to anyone who is seriously attentive to their spiritual journey. -- The Catholic Journalist
This slim volume ought to be read by anyone seriously engaged in the ministry of spiritual direction. -- Theological Studies
About the Author
Janet K. Ruffing, RSM, chairs the concentration in spirituality and spiritual direction in the Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education at Fordham. She has taught internationally on the subject and also frequently addresses communities of religious women and leaders in religious life. She is the author of Paulist Press's. Uncovering Stories of Faith: Spiritual Direction and Narrative.