The Ignatian Workout: Daily Spiritual Exercises for a Healthy Faith

Loyola Press
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get fit spiritually
We look at the world—and at God—in drastically different ways than our ancestors did, and yet the wisdom of a sixteenth-century Catholic saint perfectly suits our doubtful, antiauthoritarian, pluralistic age. St. Ignatius of Loyola believed that we could know God better by paying attention to his work in our lives, our experiences, our imagination, and our feelings. His Spiritual Exercises, an enduring masterpiece of spiritual insight, teaches us to grow spiritually by learning to respond in concrete, practical ways to this divine presence.
The Ignatian Workout presents St. Ignatius's wisdom in today's language—as a daily program of "workouts" to achieve spiritual fitness, tailored to people with busy schedules. It is a program that shows us how to recognize and respond to a God who is already at work in us, inviting us into a deeper relationship and into richer lives of love and service.
"A thoughtful, clever, and very practical introduction to Ignatian spirituality."
—J. A. Appleyard, S.J., vice president for University Mission
and Ministry Boston College
"The Ignatian Workout is a valuable contribution to contemporary writing on Ignatian spirituality. Muldoon does a fine job of illustrating just how relevant this spirituality is for today's young adults."
—J. Michael Sparough, S.J., director of Charis Ministries
Ignatian Spirituality for Young Adults
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About the author

Tim Muldoon is a theologian and a young adult formed through the practice of the Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius Loyola. For several years, he was the Chair of Religious Studies at Mount Aloysius College in Cresson, Pennsylvania. He currently serves as the Director of the Church in the 21st Century Center at Boston College. He is married with two young daughters.

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Publisher
Loyola Press
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Published on
Jun 30, 2010
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Pages
240
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ISBN
9780829429879
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Language
English
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Genres
Religion / Christian Life / Inspirational
Religion / Christianity / Catholic
Religion / General
Religion / Spirituality
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This content is DRM protected.
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