(S10)Interspiritual and Multifaith Spiritual Direction Carol A. Fournier, NCC; Rabbi Shawn Israel Zevit

What are the implications of our assumptions when we move in the world of metaphor, ritual, prayer, and meaning-making? How do we open to Godís presence and flow as inclusive spiritual directors with whomever we share the journey? We will explore new paradigms in interspiritual and interfaith spiritual formation and spiritual direction. Carol A. Fournier, NCC, is cofounder of the Silver Dove Institute in Vermont, USA. Since 1996, she has offered formation for Interfaith spiritual directors, guides, counselors, educators, and ministers. She is writing materials for publication in the areas of Interfaith spiritual formation. Rabbi Shawn Israel Zevit has offered spiritual direction at Reconstructionist Rabbinical College and the Aleph Spiritual Directors Training Program in Pennsylvania, USA. Author and recording artist, Shawn is a congregational consultant, Kabbalistic healer, and Codirector of the Davennení Leadership Training Institute.