Chapters 1, 2, and 6 first appeared in Worship magazine.
Part 1 - Together. 1 Common frontiers in Catholic and non-Catholic spirituality. 2 The life of prayer as the ground of unity. 3 On confirming the depest thing in another. 4 Baron von Hugel as spiritual director. Part 2 - In soltude. 5 Bethlehem revisited. 6 Solitude and prayer. 7 Contemplation and leisure. 8 The mystical experience. 9 On being present where yo are. Conclusion - Spiritual renewal in our time
One of the great Quaker thinkers of our era, and a distinguished ecumenical writer with many followers, sheds light on the interior life from Protestant and Catholic viewpoints, exploring the importance of solitude, contemplation, and the mystical aspect.'