chapter  11
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Rediscovering Meaningful Vocations

Wilhelm told of a time when he was “permitted to help,” when he felt “called

back by an inner voice.” This spiritually resilient man has obviously interpreted

his medical experiences as far more than a way to make a living. He spoke of

his work as a privilege and a call. Although it is not the language he used, the

most appropriate word to describe his work is vocation.