St. Teresa of Ávila on the Nine Levels of Prayer

An examination of the different stages of prayer

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St. Teresa of Ávila is one of the most well-known nuns of the 16th century. She was a Spanish nun known for her austerity.

Teresa of Ávila is also one of the greatest mystics of the Catholic tradition. For hours, she devoted her time to prayer.



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Michael Snellen

Michael Snellen

I write audaciously about everything under the sun. Founder of Catholicism for the Modern World.