St. Teresa of Avila
The life of Spanish mystic, author, reformer and Doctor of Prayer St. Teresa of Avila is looked at in detail in this biographical film presentation. St. Teresa's early life, devotions, trials and decisions as well as her novitiate, conversions, development of prayer, her reformation of the Carmelite Order and much more are here carefully presented. Transporting you from your daily life into a prayerful encounter with this mystic and Doctor of the Church this is a contemplative journey with St. Teresa of Avila through her life, prayers and writings. St. Teresa's natural qualities, humour, devotion and writings attracted and inspired many during her lifetime and continue to do so today. Good humoured, determined and deeply in love with God she is a great example for all.
In 2007 Mary’s Dowry productions created a new form of film media to present the lives of the saints. Mary’s Dowry Productions recreates stunning silent visuals, informative, devotional narration, and original contemplative music that touches your spirit to draw you into a spiritual encounter with the saint. Watch with your spiritual eye, listen with your spiritual ear. Our films seek to offer a window into the lives of our saints. Using your spiritual senses we invite you to shut out the world, sit prayerfully and peacefully and go on a journey of faith, history and prayer with this Carmelite Saint.
Length and Format:
St. Teresa of Avila runs for 28 minutes and is available on Region Free DVD worldwide.