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Saint Teresa of Spain

Helen Hester Colvill

Saint Teresa of Spain

by Helen Hester Colvill

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Published by Methuen & co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teresa, of Avila, Saint, 1515-1582.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Helen Hester Colvill. With twenty illustrations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4700.T4 C6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii p., 1 l., 343, [1] p.
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7018331M
    LC Control Number10009954
    OCLC/WorldCa9973112

    This book is as much an account of the author's pilgrimage to the birthplace of the Spanish saint and a retracing of the travels of the founder of the Reformed Carmelites as it is a study of Saint Teresa herself. From the outset, the reader realizes that Miss Hamilton's quest for a true picture of Saint Teresa has been a tremendous emotional experience, but the success of her search is .   St. Teresa of Avila and Her Time. St. Teresa was living in an age of great change and turmoil, which is reflected in her writing. She was born in Spain—the century in which Spain becomes one of the greatest powers on Earth.

    Saint and Nation. Santiago, Teresa of Avila, and Plural Identities in Early Modern Spain. Erin Kathleen Rowe “This is a significant book that will change the way historians think about the intersection of politics, religion, and national identity in early modern Spain.” —Elizabeth A. Lehfeldt, Cleveland State University. Saint TERESA OF AVILA ( - ), translated by David LEWIS ( - ) The Relations (in Spanish Relaciones) is an extention of St Teresa's Autobiography. In The Relations she tells of her inner and outer experiences in the form of letters.

    Born in Avila, Spain, on Ma , St. Teresa was the daughter of a Toledo merchant and his second wife, who died when Teresa one of ten children. Shortly after this event, Teresa was entrusted to the care of the Augustinian nuns. Seville and Saint Teresa. Saint Teresa founded her 11th monastery in Seville, and in order to do so she lived in the city for about a year. The current Convent of San José (Las Teresas) is not the original one founded by the saint. It was transferred there later on, and Saint John of the Cross took part in this transfer.


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Saint Teresa arrived here in to establish her last convent: the Convent of San José and Santa Ana. Here you can see several of Saint Teresa's relics, like espadrilles, a veil and a letter that she wrote.

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