The Podcast

Get to know the first female Doctor of the Church, Saint Teresa of Avila.  Learn more about the life, thought, and spirituality of this pivotal 16th century reformer of the Carmelite order.

Saint Teresa of Avila – Podcast Notes

Segment 1: Introduction and 5 Fast Facts (0:00 – 5:20)
-Listen to the 5 Fast Facts: (2:47 – 5:20)

Segment 2: The Heart of the Matter (6:20 – 31:40)
-Learn the Historical Context: (6:40 – 8:43)
-Listen to Fast Fact #1 in depth: (8:44 – 10:45)
-Listen to Fast Fact #2 in depth: (10:46 – 14:02)
-Listen to Fast Fact #3 in depth: (14:03 – 24:45)
-Listen to Fast Fact #4 in depth: (24:46 – 26:21)
-Listen to Fast Fact #5 in depth: (26:22 – 30:37)

Segment 3: The Takeaway (33:00 – 41:20)

Primary Source References:

The Autobiography

The Way of Perfection 

The Interior Castle

Secondary Source References:
Accidental Theologians by Elizabeth Dreyer