Enfolded in Christ, by John-Francis Friendship
Enfolded in Christ, The Inner Life of the Priest, by John-Francis Friendship. Enfolded in Christ is a book about priesthood with a difference. Instead of focusing on ministry, it helps priests develop their vocation a healthy spiritual life to sustain them through the demands of their calling. John-Francis Friendship draws on extensive experience in pastoral supervision and spiritual direction to help priests cultivate spiritual practices and ways of living that will nurture a priests's relationship with Christ, sustain holy living and foster personal well-being. In a series of reflections based on the charges in the ordination service, he explores a range of topics including: • Growing in holiness • The call to wholeness • Keeping prayer fresh • Preparing for the Eucharist • Healthy relationships. John-Francis Friendship is an Anglican priest, spiritual director, pastoral supervisor and a senior team member at the London Centre for Spiritual Direction. He is a founder member of the progressive Anglo-Catholic organization, the Sodality of Mary, Mother of Priests and belongs to the Society of Retreat Conductors. Paperback edition. Size: 216mm high x 140mm wide x 13mm thick.