St. Teresa of Avila: A Mystic for Our Times

October 17, 2019   7 PM

St. Teresa of Avila faced many challenges throughout her life. Ranging from accusations of heresey to not being taken seriously by her superiors. Despite all ods, Teresa of Avila wrote timeless spiritual classics.

Join the Parish Community of St. Teresa of Avila as we discuss the life and continuing meaning for one of the most important women in spirituality.


D. Scott Hendrickson, SJ, teaches Spanish language, literature, and culture in the department of Modern Languages and Literatures at Loyola University Chicago. His area of specialization is the Golden Age of Spanish literature and art. Fr. Hendrickson completed his studies at Saint Louis University, New York University, Universidad Pontifica Comillas de Madrid, and Oxford University.

A Mystic for Our Times