restricted access   Volume 7, Number 1, Spring 2007

Table of Contents

From: Spiritus: A Journal of Christian Spirituality

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pp. vii-x


The Ecological Spirituality of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

pp. 1-19

A Whistling Shepherd and a Little Lost Otter: An Essay on Prayer

pp. 20-29

How Beauty Will Save the World: William Blake's Prophetic Vision

pp. 30-39

Rereading the Classics

The Fountain of his Lips: Desire and Divine Union in Gregory of Nyssa's Homilies on the Song of Songs

pp. 40-57


Ordinary Time: The Making of a Catholic Imagination

pp. 58-67



p. 68

Why I Like the Tomb

p. 69


p. 70

The Veil

p. 71

Passing East Harbor, Without Words

p. 72

Symposium: The Uses and Misuses of Spirituality

Spirituality: Its Uses and Misuses

pp. 74-76

Critical Interiority

pp. 77-81

Porous Boundaries: Eclecticism in Emerging Spiritual Practices

pp. 82-85

The Square Root of Minus One: Overcoming Pernicious Dichotomies

pp. 86-88

The Aspiring Side of Religion: Nineteenth Century Religious Liberalism and the Birth of Contemporary American Spirituality

pp. 89-92

Spirituality and the Integrity of Theology

pp. 93-98

Book Reviews

The Blackwell Companion to Christian Spirituality (review)

pp. 99-104

Adrien Gambart's Emblem Book (1664): the Life of St Francis de Sales in Symbols, and: Emblemata Sacra: Emblem Books from the Maurits Sabbe Library, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (review)

pp. 104-107

Making Nature Sacred: Literature, Religion, and Environment in America from the Puritans to the Present (review)

pp. 107-110

Guadalupe and Her Faithful: Latino Catholics in San Antonio, from Colonial Origins to the Present (review)

pp. 110-113

Soul Searching: The Religious and Spiritual Lives of American Teenagers (review)

pp. 113-116

Poets, Saints, and Visionaries of the Great Schism, 1378-1417 (review)

pp. 116-119

Demons and the Making of the Monk: Spiritual Combat in Early Christianity (review)

pp. 119-120



pp. 123-125