Finding God in All Things

Finding God in All Things

A Companion to the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius 

Author: William A. Barry, S.J.

Price: $13.95

Format: Paperback

Pages: 144

Trim size: 5.5 x 8.5 inches

ISBN: 978-0-87793-460-8

Imprint: Ave Maria Press

On-sale date: January 1, 2009

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Dispelling the myth that spiritual retreats are only for those who can get away for an extended time, seasoned spiritual director William Barry, S.J., shares his unique understanding of the Spiritual Exercises and demonstrates how they can benefit the ordinary person's relationship with God. Finding God in All Things gives new life to the spirituality of St. Ignatius and illuminates the transforming power of the Exercises.

With over 50,000 copies sold of the first edition, this timely new edition offers today's readers a clear presentation of the themes and contemporary practice of this classic spiritual retreat.


"Uncommonly fresh."

"I found this an uncommonly fresh approach to experiencing the Spiritual Exercises, to finding God in everyday life."

Walter J. Burghardt, S.J.

"Brilliant and profound."

"The book is deceptively simple. While remaining very readable, it is a brilliant and profound distillation of Christian spirituality."

Spirituality Today

"Down-to-earth and refreshing."

"William Barry writes so simply and clearly that it is easy to underestimate the wealth of spiritual direction experience and grasp of spiritual theology, philosophy and behavioural science that make his comments so down-to-earth and refreshing."

Catholic Review

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