Examine your life through the lens of one of the great spiritual leaders of any age. In A Little Daily Wisdom through the year with Saint Teresa of Avila, you'll find nuggets of daily wisdom from a woman who lived each day as if she was in the presence of God. These short daily thoughts are taken from many of St. Teresa's writings and have been compiled and modernized by Bernard Bangley. Paperback.
St. Teresa of Avila is not a lofty, inaccessible saint; shes a companion, and has been taking Christians on a journey through their own interior castles for hundreds of years. Honest, humorous, and insightful, her devotional and spiritual reflections show readers how to open up themselves to God in new ways. This journey through Teresas life and writings will engage readers for a full year, with carefully chosen daily selections from the broad range of her writingsletters, poems, memoirs, as well as spiritual and theological musings. Bangley makes all of these writings accessibleand essentialin these new translations into contemporary English.
Bernard Bangley received a B.A. from Hampden-Sydney College and an M.Div. from Union Theological Seminary. During his years as a Presbyterian minister, Rev. Bangley authored and edited a large number of books, including Christian Classics in Modern English, Getting Along When You Feel Like Getting Even, Authentic Devotion, Rooted in Faith: Meditations from the Reformers and Radiance. Rev. Bangley lives in Lexington, Virginia.