Anthony J. Gittins, CSSp., is a member of the Congregation of the Holy Spirit (Spiritans) and currently holds the Bishop F.X. Ford M.M. Chair of Missiology at Catholic Theological Union, Chicago. He is an anthropologist working in theological education and ministry. His recent books include Reading The Clouds: Mission Spirituality for New Times (Liguori, MO., 1999), A Presence That Disturbs: A Call To Radical Christian Living (Liguori, MO., 2002), and Ministry On the Margins: Spirituality and Strategy for Mission (Orbis, NY., 2002).