"If I cannot listen to the subtle manifestation of rich reality in my environment, I will necessarily try to impose my wilful codes on others. If I am not open to reality and do not obey the voice of reality, a terrible distortion takes place. Sooner or later I will turn the whole relationship around: Instead of listening to reality in people and events, I become convinced that reality in people and events should listen to me."

[Adrian van Kaam, The Art of Existential Counseling, Dimension Books, 1966, 80.]

Transformative Spirituality and Justice

JRightrelationshipsChristian spirituality is the way in which the invisible heart of God is made visible to the world by revealing the life of Christ in the lives of his followers.... From a Christian perspective, spirituality is integrally related to the deeper needs and concerns of the human heart. Read more