Shenoute the Great

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Discipline Wednesday 3rd June, 7pm By Jarel Robinson-Brown In recent times the writings of Shenoute the Great have been appreciated for their unique contribution to the ancient writings of early Egyptian monasticism and in this session we will consider Shenoute’s … Continued

St. Augustine

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An Invitation To Prayer Wednesday 27th May, 7pm By Kirsty Borthwick. Challenging child, avid thinker, monastic leader, Bishop, Father of Western Theology, person of prayer: St Augustine of Hippo is a fascinating and enigmatic character. In this seminar we’ll explore … Continued

St. Ignatius Loyola

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Finding God in all Things By Sr. Gemma Simmonds Ignatius Loyola (1491-1556) is chiefly known outside the Roman Catholic church for his Spiritual Exercises, which are increasingly popular beyond the borders of his own faith community.  Recognizably a mystic in … Continued

Martin Thornton

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Parish Prayer Life By Fr. Matthew Dallman obl OSB Fr Martin Thornton (1915-1986) was a farmer, Anglican priest, and theologian. Spurred by a mystical “beech tree experience” as a farmer, he pursued Holy Orders, receiving degrees from King’s College, London (under … Continued

St. Teresa of Avila

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The Way of Perfection By The Rev’d Dr Ayla Lepine In St Teresa of Avila’s The Way of Perfection, completed c.1566, she offers wisdom to Carmelite nuns on prayer, spirituality, and living in community. A Doctor of the Church, Teresa’s theological … Continued