Recommended Reading from the Spiritual Life Centre

Baden, Gregg

The Divine Matrix., Hay House Inc., 2008.

Berry, Thomas

The Great Work, Broadway Books, 2011.

Breathnach, Sarah

Something More: Excavating Your Authentic Self, Grand Central Publishing, 2000.

Bourgeault, Cynthia

Centering Prayer and Inner Awakening, Cowley Publications, 2004.

Bruteau, Beatric 

The Grand Option, University of Notre Dame, 2001.
Radical Option, Sentient Publications, second edition, 2002.
The Holy Thursday Revolution, Orbis Books, 2005.

Childon, Pearce, Joseph

The Heart-Mind Matrix: How the Heart Can Teach the Mind New Ways to Think, Park Street Press

Chodron, Pem

When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice For Difficult Times, Shambhala, Boulder , CO, 2016.

Chodron, Pema 

Comfortable with Uncertainty 108 Teachings on Cultivating Fearlessness and Compassion, Shambhala, Boulder, CO., 2002.

Chopra, Deepak

How To Know God, Random House Canada, 2007.

Corbett, Lionel

Psyche and the Sacred: Spirituality beyond Religion, Spring Journal, New Orleans, 2007.
The Sacred Cauldron, Psychotherapy as a Spiritual Practice, Chiron Publications, Wilmette, Ill, 2011.

De Mello, Anthony

Awakening, Image Books, 2003.

Dyer, Wayne

Living the Wisdom of the Tao, Hay House Inc., 2008.

Edwards, Tilden

Living in The Presence, Disciplines for the Spiritual Heart, Harper Collins, 1995.

Frankiel, Tamar

The Voice of Sarah: Feminine Spirituality and Traditional Judaism, Biblio Press, 1990.

Frankl, Victor

Man's Search for Meaning, Simon and Shuster, New York, 1963.

Halzer, Burghild Nina

A Walk Between Heaven & Earth: A Personal Journal on Writing and the Creative Process. Bell Tower, Crown Publishers, Inc. 1994.

Hanh, Thich Nhat

The Miracle of Mindfulness- An Introduction to the practice of Meditation, Beacon Press, 1999.

Hay, Louise

Heal Your Body, Hay House Inc. 1984.

Hillesum, Etta  

An Interrupted Life & Letters, Westerbork, Henry Holt & Company, New York 1996.

Hillman, Anne

The Dancing Animal Woman: A Celebration of Life Bramble Books, 1994.

Hollis, James

What Matters Most: Living a More Considered Life, Penguin Books,  New York, 2009.

Hollis, James

Living an Examined Life: Wisdom for the Second Half of the Journey

Kalsched, Donald 

Trauma and the Soul, A Psycho-spiritual Approach to Human Development and its Interruption, Routledge, New York, 2013

Lawlor, Anthony

A Home for the Soul: A Guide for Dwelling with Spirit and Imagination, Charkson N. Porter, 1997.

Lindbergh, Anne Morrow 

Gift from the Sea, Random House, New York   1975.

Masscetti, Manuela Dunn

Christian Mysticism:  Hyperion, New York 1998.

Mills, Diane M

Deepening Engagement:  Essential Wisdom for Listening and Leading with Purpose, Meaning and Joy.  Skylight Paths Publishing, Woodstock, VT  2015.

Myss, Caroline

Sacred Contracts, Harmony Publishers, 2002.  Entering the Castle: Finding the Inner Path to God and Your Soul’s Purpose, Atria Books, 2008.

Newell, Philip J  

Echo of the Soul:  The Sacredness of the Human Body, The Canterbury Press, Norwick 2000.

Oliver, Mary

Felicity: Poems,  Penquin Books, New York, 2015.


Palmer, Parker, J


A Hidden Wholeness: The Journey Toward an Undivided Life ,Jossey-Bass Press, 2009.

Palmer, Parker

On the Brink of Everything: Grace, Gravity and Getting Old, Berrett-Koehler, 2018.

Progoff, Ira

The Well and the Cathedral:  With an introduction on It's use in the practice of Meditation.  Dialogue House Library   New York 1977.

Sacks, Oliver 

Gratitude:  Alfred A. Knopf, Toronto, 2015.

Secretan, Lance H.L.

Reclaiming Higher Ground:  Creating Organizations that Inspire the Soul, Macmillan, Toronto 1996.

Tolle, Eckhart

Stillness Speaks,  Namaste Publishing, Vancouver 2003.

Wohleben, Peter 

The Hidden Life of Trees:   What they Feel, How they Communicate.  Canadian Copyright Licensing Agency, 2015.