EDITOR’S NOTE


In our first issue of Xaverian Spirituality we explored Jan van Ruusbroec’s image of the Valley of Humility through art, writing, and reflection. In this issue, Volume 1, Number 2, we ask how the image of the Valley of Humility informs our spiritual practice day-to-day.

All of our contributors from the first issue have returned to encounter this question of integrative spiritual practice. To speak of spiritual matters is one thing, but to attend to the Spirit within, to cultivate humility through spiritual practice–whatever that may mean–is something, perhaps, more enigmatic in its thirst to become concrete. Is it not easier to speak of spiritual matters than it is to live a life of and in the Spirit?….READ MORE

THE DANCE OF PRAYER

JEANNETTE SUFLITA

GOD ON THE RUN

JOE PAWLIKA

PRACTICING PRAYER

GAIL DENNIG

THE SUNFLOWER DILEMMA

CATHY REYNOLDS

THE EMPTY BOWL

ED RICE

ATTENTIVENESS TO
GOD'S PRESENCE

ED RICE