Ministries & Spiritual Resources

The following are ministries and resources of The Assisi Institute to help advance your spiritual understanding and practice.

“Read a little, meditate more, think of God always.” -Paramahansa Yogananda

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Spiritual Direction

Spiritual direction is about growing in understanding about your relationship with God. Yet, there are times when we need help in discerning God’s guidance.

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Ministry for Business

Helping leaders to respond from a place of interior calm, clarity and inspired wisdom.

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Hearing Silence

Practical Lessons for Successful Living Through Meditation and Mindfulness – Guidance for Youth and Those Who Work with Youth

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Living Grace

Receive inspiration in your inbox! These reflections are composed by Assisi’s Spiritual Director provide spiritual and lovingly practical insight.

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A collection of videos produced by The Assisi Institute for inspiration and reflection.

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» Shantipuri Friends Foundation (Swami Nirvanananda)
» Center for Spiritual Awareness (Roy Davis)
» Center for Action and Contemplation (Fr. Richard Rohr)

Suggested Readings

The Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda
Extravagant Love: Reflections of a Catholic Yogi by Craig Bullock
Seven Lessons in Conscious Living by Roy Eugene Davis
Paramahansa Yogananda: As I Knew Him by Roy Eugene Davis
Women of Power and Grace by Timothy Conway
The Interior Castle by Theresa of Avila
Abandonment to Divine Providence by Jean Pierre