Sanctification Concept and Reviews

Pargament, K. I. & Mahoney, A. M.  (2005). Sacred matters:  Sanctification as a vital topic for the psychology of religion. The International Journal for the Psychology of Religion, 15, 179-199. https://doi.org/10.1207/s15327582ijpr1503_1

Pargament, K. I. (2008). The sacred character of community life.  Invited paper in American Journal of Community Psychology, 41, 22-34. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10464-007-9150-z

Mahoney, A., Pargament, K. I., & Hernandez, K. M. (2013). Heaven on earth: Beneficial effects of sanctification for individual and interpersonal well-being. S. A. David, I. Boniwell, & A. C. Ayers (Eds.), Oxford book of happiness (pp. 397-410). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press. https://psycnet.apa.org/record/2013-08793-031

Pomerleau, J. M., Pargament, K. I., & Mahoney, A. (2016). Seeing life through a sacred lens:  The spiritual dimension of meaning.  In P. Russo-Netzer, S. E. Schulenberg, & A. Batthyany (Eds.).  Clinical perspectives on meaning (pp. 37-57).  New York:  Springer. https://psycnet.apa.org/record/2017-03743-003

Pargament, K. I., Oman, D., Pomerleau, J., & Mahoney, A. (2017).  Some contributions of a psychological approach to the study of the sacred.  Religion. https:/doi.org/10.1080/0048721X.2017.1333205