Debra K. FarringtonFarrington is the author of eight books on Christian spirituality. The most recent is All God’s Creatures: The Blessing of Animal Companions (Paraclete Press, 2006). She is a writer, speaker and retreat leader who lives in Hershey, Pa.
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Articles by Debra K. Farrington:
Tough as it is, there are lessons and blessings
- Return trip
God gives us a chance to start over on our path to Lent
- Pray all ways
Where do you sense God's presence?
- Scrapping your prayers
Create a book with images of people you hold before God
- The Annunciation reconsidered
There's more to the story than Gabriel's request and Mary's consent
- Bless all the animals
Caring for pets, we live out God's call
- Bible buyers' guide
How to find your way through today's bewildering selection
- Preparing our hearts, minds, souls
Here's a week-by-week guide of spiritual practices for Advent
- Resurrection living
If we're willing to be vulnerable during Easter, the work of creation can begin in us
- A hearing heart
We ask God for one so that we might discern rightly
- Signs and signals
Excerpted from Learning to Hear with the Heart: Meditations for Discerning God's Will by Debra K. Farrington (Jossey-Bass, available April 2003).
- Give up neglecting
- The mystery in mysteries
Light reading can enlighten the faithful
- The single way
Your Bible offers surprising insights for living alone
- Pray without ceasing