Spiritual Dryness Scale
 

Current Projects

  • Surveys on Spiritual Dryness among different cohorts of religious persons (in cooperation with  IUNCTUS)
  • Survey on Spiritual Dryness and Franciscan inspired Spirituality among members of the Franciscan Family (in cooperation with  IUNCTUS)
  • Qualitative interviews on spiritual dryness in religious brothers and sisters  (in cooperation with IUNCTUS)
  • Spiritual dryness among catholic lay persons missioned to preside the "Liturgy of the Word" (in coopoeration with IUNCTUS
  • Spiritual Dryness in Iranian cancer patients (research project at the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Arak University of Medical Science, Iran)
  • Spiritual Dryness in patients with mental disorders (research project at the Faculty of Nursing, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania)
  • Spiritual dryness in Catholic Priests from the Philippines (independent research project)
  • Spiritual Dryness in patients with depression or alcohol addictions (research project in collaboration with Clinic for Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy at the Castrop-Rauxel Hospital)
  • Stress perception, burnout and spiritual drynes in pastors of the freechurch of the Seventh-Day-Adventists (in cooperation with Nadja Eggler, Klaus van Treeck and Lorethy Starck)
  • Developent of burnout symptoms and spiritual dryness in pastors of the freechurch of the Seventh-Day-Adventists within 12 months (in cooperation with Klaus van Treeck and Lorethy Starck)
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  • In September 28-29, 2018, we had the first Symposium on "Spiritual Dryness" organized by IUNCTUS - Competence Center for Christian Spirituality in Münster (Germany); the second Symposium will be in Novermber 6-7, 2020, again in Münster