Connie Rossini takes a close look at why Buddhist practices are incompatible with authentic Christian prayer.
What is the truth about mindfulness? Can a Catholic engage in this increasingly popular practice?
Patti Maguire Armstrong on examines mindfulness from viewpoint of an exorcist and Susan Brinkmann’s new book “A Catholic Guide to Mindfulness”.
Is mindfulness a helpful practice and should a Catholic participate in in it? In this video Dan Burke compares mindfulness to Catholic mystical tradition and reveals the best way for Catholics to understand this practice and the path they should take as they seek to deepen their faith and be more present to God and those whom He has placed in their care.
Can I trust Fr Anthony de Mello? Has Church teaching changed? Find out when Dan Burke expands on his previous post on this subject.
Spiritual Warfare and Demonology Posts (and Their Links) By Various Authors on SpiritualDirection.com
What posts are available on the SpiritualDirection.com site on spiritual warfare and demonology? Find out in this comprehensive listing of posts and provided links to them.
What’s dangerous about centering prayer? How is it different from true contemplation? Discover the Church’s true explanation as Connie Rossini delves into how centering prayer advocates gets contemplation wrong, in an excerpt from her book: Is Centering Prayer Catholic? Fr. Thomas Keating Meets Teresa of Ávila and the CDF.