Spiritual battle -- See Spiritual warfare Here are entered works on the struggle of individual Christians against suffering, temptation, and doubt as expressions of Satan's work, particularly from a Pentecostal or evangelical point of view.
Spiritual direction -- See Also Pastoral counseling Here are entered works on counseling by the clergy. Works on the theoretical, religious basis of counseling are entered under Counseling--Religious aspects. --subdivision Pastoral counseling of under classes of persons and ethnic groups
Spiritual gifts -- See Gifts, Spiritual Here are entered works on extraordinary phenomena such as glossolalia, visions, prophecies and interpretations, healings, discernment of spirits, etc. Works dealing collectively with those qualities induced by the Holy Spirit such as love, joy, peace, faith, meekness, and temperance are entered under Fruit of the Spirit.
Spiritual growth -- See Spiritual formation Here are entered works on the development of spiritual disciplines and spiritual growth. Works on the process of teaching and training for growth in Christian discipleship are entered under Discipling (Christianity).