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Dissertation: Friendship with the Saints: A Practical Theological Reading of Teresa of Avila as a Spiritual Companion, by Tara Soughers

Combining the approaches of practical theology and spirituality studies, Tara Soughers explores the writings of Teresa of Avila on spiritual companionship. When understood within their historical contexts, the writings of the saints can offer a great deal to contemporary practice … Continue reading


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Paper: Befriending Outsiders: Table Fellowship, Habits of Mind, and Delight Amidst Difference

Beginning paragraphs of a paper delivered by Lisa M. Hess, Ph.D. at a session of the Christian Spirituality Group during the 2012 meeting of the American Academy of Religion. This paper is available to SSCS members by sending a request … Continue reading

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