"Rich in qualities that make it a fine resource for courses in spirituality, ministry and Christian life. It puts the essentials of Christian spirituality in a truly inclusive perspective. I have been waiting for this kind of book". -- Joann Wolski Conn, Graduate Program in Pastoral Counseling, Neumann CollegeInterest in spirituality today is on the rise. Well-respected theologian, writer and educator Michael Downey addresses that interest here in a concise, engaging overview. He organizes his discussion around two basic questions: What is Christian spirituality today? and How can we better understand a uniquely Christian spirituality in light of the proliferation of spiritualities in today's world?