Volume 9, Number 1, Spring 2009

Table of Contents

“When I view all beings not as special creations, but as the lineal descendants of some few beings which lived long before the first bed of the Cambrian system was deposited, they seem to me to become ennobled.”

—Charles Darwin

Essays

Boundary and Space

pp. vii-viii
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Charles Williams and the Companions of the Co-inherence

pp. 1-26
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Under the Sign of Jonah: Studying Spirituality in a Time of Ecosystemic Crisis

pp. 27-45
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Feminized Suffering in Modern French Catholicism: Raïssa Maritain (1883–1960) and Léon Bloy (1846–1917)

pp. 46-68
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The Farm Workers and the Franciscans: Reverse Evangelization as Social Prompt for Conversion

pp. 69-88
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Perspective

Review Essay

Darwin’s Contemplative Vision

pp. 89-95
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Poetry

Yellow, and: The Ocean

p. 96
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Selected Haiku

p. 97
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Dawn

pp. 98-99
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My Darkness Bright

p. 100
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Book Reviews

Engaged Spirituality: Faith Life in the Heart of the Empire (review)

pp. 101-104
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Holy Power, Holy Presence: Rediscovering Medieval Metaphors for the Holy Spirit (review)

pp. 104-107
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Dying to Be Men: Gender and Language in Early Christian Martyr Texts (review)

pp. 107-109
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Jean Vanier: Essential Writings (review)

pp. 109-111
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Romero’s Legacy: The Call to Peace and Justice (review)

pp. 111-114
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Mysticism and Space: Space and Spatiality in the Works of Richard Rolle, The Cloud of Unknowing Author and Julian of Norwich (review)

pp. 115-117
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Beyond Tolerance: Searching for Interfaith Understanding in America (review)

pp. 118-120
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The Catholic Worker after Dorothy. Practicing the Works of Mercy in a New Generation (review)

pp. 120-122
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Acedia & Me: A Marriage, Monks, and a Writer’s Life (review)

pp. 123-125
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Ruusbroec. Literature and Mysticism in the Fourteenth Century (review)

pp. 125-127
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Lived Religion: Faith and Practice in Everyday Life (review)

pp. 127-129
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The Collected Letters of St. Teresa of Avila. Vol. 2 (1578–1582) (review)

pp. 129-131
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Contributors

Contributors

pp. 132-135
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