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Become an Avila Prayer Partner

June 1, 2015 by  
Filed under Avila Institute, Dan Burke, Prayer

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We have long asked for God’s good people to support our work with prayer. Since the founding of and the Avila Institute, we’ve experienced great blessings thanks to these prayers. Now we want to take that to another level. With recent advent of our new Avila Prayer Partner program, we have set up an email list that I’ll use to send out prayer requests and updates. These... Read More

St Teresa’s Avila (Virgin and Doctor of the Church)

October 15, 2013 by  
Filed under Diana von Glahn, Pilgrimage

October–my favorite month–honors some of my favorite saints. St Thérèse (Oct 1), St Francis (Oct 4), and St Teresa (Oct 15) are each associated with their hometowns: Lisieux, Assisi, and Avila. Let’s explore St Teresa’s Avila in Spain. Did you know that St Thérèse of Lisieux and Mother Teresa were named after St Teresa of Avila? I love St Teresa because she was a feisty Spaniard who was... Read More