The birth of new religious orders breathed new life into the Church. David Torkington continues his history of the Mystical Tradition.
David Torkington continues his series on prayer with a look at the meaning of contemplation and Christian joy even in the midst of martyrdom.
David Torkington continues his course with a deeper explanation of the experience of the beginnings of mystical prayer.
Did the early Christians reach the heights of mystical prayer? David Torkington continues his series on contemplation.
David Torkington continues his discussion of contemplative prayer with a closer look at the meaning of mystical theology.
Some of the greatest saints of the Church – and through Scripture, even God Himself – have used the example of gazing into the eyes of another to try to capture the beautiful and astonishingly real experience of God’s great love in the soul: contemplative prayer. Claire Dwyer reflects.
Today David Torkington continues with the third series of reflections in the Mini-course on prayer, turning his focus to mystical contemplation.