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Essay: Interiority and Christian Spirituality: Why Our Inner Lives Are Not Quite as Inner as We Might Like to Think, by John Swinton

In this essay appearing in Sacrality and Materiality: Locating Intersections (Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2016), John Swinton challenges readers to reconsider certain common terms used in the scholarship of spirituality. In an early paragraph, he writes: The approach I want to take is slightly different from … Continue reading

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Article: The Spirituality of Authentic Interiority and the Option for the Economically Poor, by Michael O’Sullivan

Michael’s article appeared in Vinayasadhana: Dharmaram Journal of Psycho-Spiritual Formation, v. 5, n. 1, January 2014. Here is its abstract: O’Donohue’s endorsement of ‘the art of Inwardness,’ though captivating is open to misunderstandings. Interiority is often branded as a withdrawal from or … Continue reading

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Paper: The Spiritual Practice of Authentic Interiority

Abstract of a paper by Michael O’Sullivan for the Cave of the Heart Conference, St. Mary’s University College, London, 28-30 June 2012. This paper is available to SSCS members by sending a request to the CSStudies moderator. From the abstract: … Continue reading

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