Academy #42 Required Reading

Reading assignments from faculty of Academy #42. Books are added when received from faculty presenters. Please check back frequently for new book additions.

Optional Reading before session one /Lectura opcional antes de la sesión uno:

Available in English:

  • Living Prayer, by Robert Benson
  • A Hidden Wholeness, by Parker Palmer
  • The Rule of Benedict: A Spirituality for the 21st Century, by Joan Chittister

En Español:

  • Una plenitud oculta, Parker Palmer
  • La regla de San Benito: vocación de eternidad, Joan Chittister

Session One:

 (TBD):  Attentiveness to the Word

1.
2.

Yamil Samalot:  Traditions of Christian Spirituality

1.
2.

Session Two:

(TBD):  Hebrew Spirituality

1.
2.

(TBD):  Spiritual Disciplines

1.
2.

Session Three:

Irving Cotto:  Liturgy & Spirituality

1.
2.

(TBD):  Roman Catholic Spirituality

1.
2.

Session Four:

(TBD):  Orthodox Spirituality

1.
2.

(TBD):  Spirituality and Embodiment

1.
2.

Session Five:

Maritza Resto:  Prayer and the Art of Discernment

1.
2.

Leticia Guardiola-Saenz:  New Testament Spirituality

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2.

Session Six:

Eliseo Perez-Alvarez:  Protestant Spirituality

(TBD):  Spirituality and Ways of Healing

Session Seven:

Carloa Cardoza:  Christian Spirituality in the Global Context

Nora Lozano:  Spiritual Leadership in Local Faith Communities

Session Eight:

(TBD):  Sustaining Our Life in Christ: A Rule of Life

Elizabeth Conde-Frazier:  Bearing Witness to the Reign of God in the World