- Gillian Ahlgren Recently Featured in National Catholic Reporter article on St. Teresa of Avila
Gillian Ahlgren Recently Featured in National Catholic Reporter article on St. Teresa of Avila
- July 8, 2015
- by Gillian Ahlgren
In this 500th anniversary of Teresa of Avila’s birth, events around the country and in Europe are exploring Teresa’s impact and legacy. A featured keynote speaker in three such conferences, Gillian was recently interviewed for National Catholic Reporter.
Read the article here.
About the author
Dr. Ahlgren has been teaching the Christian mystical tradition to college-age students, graduate students, and adult learners for over 26 years. She is an internationally-recognized scholar of the tradition, an experienced spiritual director, and engages a regular practice of contemplative prayer. A popular teacher, public speaker and writer, she also gives several retreats per year. She is the Founding Director of Xavier University’s Institute for Spirituality and Social Justice.