This new edition of Holy Daring—revised and updated for new readers in honor of the 500th Anniversary of St. Teresa’s birth—will be an abiding source of inspiration to all who want a fuller, deeper, meaningful, and balanced life.read more
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Teresa of Avila
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Born into Spanish nobility in 1515, Teresa entered the monastic life at age 20 and was eventually guided to reform the Carmelite Order, where she introduced the practice of meditation.read more
A refreshingly modern reconsideration of Saint Teresa (1515-1582), one of the greatest mystics and reformers to emerge within the sixteenth-century Catholic Church, whose writings are a keystone of modern mystical thought.
Saint Teresa of Avila (1515-1582), perhaps the most widely read of all the Christian mystics, wrote of the spiritual path with such immediacy, down-to-earth wisdom, and humour that even four hundred years after her death she seems like our contemporary.read more