Discerning the Will of God: An Ignatian Guide to Christian Decision Making

Discerning the Will of God: An Ignatian Guide to Christian Decision Making

by Timothy M. Gallagher
     
 

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For everyone ready to make the shift from “What do I want for my life?” to “what does God want for my life?” Father Timothy Gallagher offers guidance to help you make sense of your major life decisions. Drawing from the timeless methods of Ignatius Loyola and richly illustrated with examples and stories, this audiobook offers practical

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For everyone ready to make the shift from “What do I want for my life?” to “what does God want for my life?” Father Timothy Gallagher offers guidance to help you make sense of your major life decisions. Drawing from the timeless methods of Ignatius Loyola and richly illustrated with examples and stories, this audiobook offers practical wisdom for aligning your will to God’s will. Fr. Tim takes you through each step of the process, including opening your heart to whatever God wants; making use of silence, the Eucharist, Scripture, and spiritual direction; and finding clarity (and what to do when you lack clarity). While this book focuses on the major decisions such as marriage and career and vocation choices, the insights gained here can be adapted to other significant life decisions as well. Fr. Tim’s clear style makes this book an important resource for all who want to discover where God is leading them, as well as for spiritual directors, retreat directors, and counselors.

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"Father Gallagher has emerged as one of the foremost commentators on Ignatian spirituality in the United States."  —Harvey D. Egan, SJ, professor, Boston College

"Fr. Tim Gallagher has quickly become one of the leading commentators on Ignatian discernment."  —George Aschenbrenner, SJ

"What I most admire is what lies behind Gallagher's book—an extraordinary patience in gathering so many opposite examples . . . in part from his own experience . . . and in part from his reading."  —Reverend Brian O'Leary, SJ, spiritual director and professor, Milltown Institute of Theology & Philosophy

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ISBN-13:
9780824520274
Publisher:
Crossroad Publishing Company
Publication date:
05/01/2015
Pages:
1
Sales rank:
1,157,067

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Brian O'Leary
What I most admire is what lies behind Gallagher's book - an extraordinary patience in gathering so many opposite examples...in part from his own experience...and in part from his reading. (Reverend Brian O'Leary, SJ, spiritual director & professor, Milltown Institute of Theology & Philosophy)

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