All About Spiritual Direction (with Deanna Bartalini)

What is spiritual direction? Who is it for? Does it cost money? Spiritual direction can be incredibly beneficial, but a lot of us don’t understand all that it entails. To help you gain a better understanding, Danielle is joined by Deanna Bartalini to discuss some of the basics of spiritual direction.

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A good spiritual director strives to serve the Lord by always willing your good.


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Today’s Guest

Our guest this week is Deanna Bartalini, a writer, speaker, podcaster, and spiritual director. Deanna shares the basics about spiritual direction, what it is and what it is not, and shares ideas and resources for anyone looking for a spiritual director.

Resources Mentioned in This Episode

Deanna’s website: Live Not Lukewarm
Deanna’s podcast: Live Not Lukewarm
More about her services as a spiritual director:
School of Spiritual Direction:
Finding a Spiritual Director:

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Meet Your Host:
Danielle Bean

A writer, speaker, wife, and mother, Danielle helps women from all walks of life discover their dignity and worth so they can find peace, balance, and joy in family living. Danielle has been married to her husband Dan for 28 years, and together they have eight amazing children.

Danielle is host of The Gist, a talk show for women on CatholicTV, and author of several books, including You Are Enough: What Women of the Bible Teach You About Your Mission and Worth and Momnipotent: The Not-so Perfect Guide to Catholic Motherhood, as well as her latest book, Whisper: Finding God in the Everyday.


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