Friendship Matters: Attending to a Neglected Discipline

Speaker(s): Susan Phillips
Date: July 19, 2010
Length: 1hr 18min
Product ID: RGDL4000O

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This lecture was given during Summer School 2010 at Regent College as part of the Evening Public Lecture Series. Susan Phillips urges us to take friendship seriously and practice as a spiritual discipline.

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Susan S. Phillips is Executive Director and Professor of Christianity and Sociology at New College Berkeley (an affiliate of the Graduate Theological Union in California). Susan is keenly interested in how engaging the caring practices will shape us spiritually. She is a certified spiritual director (Mercy Center, Burlingame, California) and has practised spiritual direction since the early 1990s. She edited (with Patricia Benner) The Crisis of Care and her most recent book is Candlelight: Illuminating the Art of Spiritual Direction.

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