Tag Archives: spirituality

Book | To Know As We Are Known by Parker Palmer

ENIMAGE1350390340111Palmer, Parker J. To Know as We Are Known: Education as a Spiritual Journey. 1st HarperCollins pbk ed. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1993.

The Author

Parker J. Palmer (born 1939 in Chicago, Illinois) is an author, educator, and activist who focuses on issues in education, community, leadership, spirituality and social change.

Parker-PalmerPalmer served for fifteen years as Senior Associate of the now defunct American Association of Higher Education. He is the founder and Senior Partner of the Center for Courage & Renewal, which oversees the “Courage to Teach” program for K-12 educators across the country and parallel programs for people in other professions, including medicine, law, ministry and philanthropy.[1] read more

Article | Critical Interiority by Mary Frohlich

Critical Interiority by Mary Frohlich my annotated copy

The discipline of studying spirituality deals with:

  1. What we know
  2. How we know
  3. How we deal with “unknowing”

Definition of Christian Spirituality: The living and concrete human person in dynamic transformation toward the fullness of life in
Christ.

Interiority is the sine qua non of having “experiences”

Spirituality as a discipline does not directly deal with the metaphysical explanation of such events; rather, spirituality deals with the stories of such events and the choices they engender in concrete human lives. read more