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Christian Women Who Inspire

Christian Women Who Inspire

Dorothy Day

Dorothy Day (1897–1980), American Catholic social activist, lived a life of radical commitment to the gospel. As a convert to Catholicism, she loved the church deeply but challenged the church to take its own message seriously. Her spirit of nonviolence and…

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Flora Slosson Wuellner

Flora Slosson Wuellner is a teacher, retreat leader, spiritual director, and author. Her specialized ministry of spiritual renewal and inner healing, both individual and communal, spans more than forty years. She is well known throughout the United States and Europe for her…

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Evelyn Underhill

Evelyn Underhill (1875-1941), was a 20th-century British lay theologian, spiritual writer, and retreat leader widely known for her compelling exploration of the spiritual life. She offers profoundly simple advice on opening ourselves to God. Evelyn awakened the spiritual hearts of…

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Dorothy C. Bass

Dorothy C. Bass is director emerita of the Valparaiso Project on the Education and Formation of People in Faith (www.practicingourfaith.org), a Lilly Endowment project based at Valparaiso University that develops resources to help contemporary people live the Christian faith with…

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Hannah Hurnard

Hannah Hurnard (1905—1990) was a British and American writer most noted for her series of modern Christian allegories. The first, Hinds’ Feet on High Places, draws on holiness doctrine and imagery from the Song of Solomon to tell how Much-Afraid…

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