• 9780824517649
Edwina Gateley (Author)

A Mystical Heart

52 Weeks in the Presence of God

Best selling author Edwina Gateley—through meditations, poems, and drawings—encourages us to recognize God’s ever-present healing embrace, even in the midst of darkness. This book features ideas and motivations for every week of the year that…

  • Imprint: Crossroad
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  • Title: A Mystical Heart
  • Subtitle: 52 Weeks in the Presence of God
  • Page Count: 118
  • Available Formats: Trade-paper (9780824517649), Epub (9780824505202), Mobipocket (9780824505226)
  • Trim Size: 5.375 x 8.25
  • Publication Date: 10/06/2021
  • Edition: Trade Paper
  • BISAC 2 : RELIGION / Theology
  • BISAC 3: RELIGION / Mysticism
  • Original language: English
  • Retail US: Trade-paper (14.95), Epub (13.99), Mobipocket (13.99)
  • Retail Canada: Trade-paper (16.95), Epub (), Mobipocket ()
  • Retail Canada: 16.95

Edwina Gateley (Author)

Born in Lancaster, England, Edwina Gateley's educational experiences have awarded her a Teacher’s Degree from her home country, a Masters in Theology from the Catholic Theological Union, Chicago and certification as an HIV Counselor in the state of Illinois. From 1981 to 1982, Edwina lived for nine months in prayer and solitude in a hermitage in Illinois. In 1983, she spent over a year on the streets of Chicago walking with the homeless and women involved in prostitution. Also in 1983, Edwina founded Genesis House – a house of hospitality and nurturing for women involved in prostitution. Numerous groups and individuals, including the Mayor of Chicago, the late Joseph Bernardin, and Bill Clinton, former President of the United States, have publicly commended Edwina’s work and ministry. Edwina has also been featured on CBS’s “60 Minutes” and 48 Hours.” Edwina is currently writing, giving talks and leading retreats nationally and internationally. Her programs include weekends and week-long retreats as well as Parish Mission. Topics include her own Faith Journey, Discipleship, Women in Scripture, Justice, Mission, Spirituality, Mysticism, and the Feminine Divine.

  1. A Mystical Heart by Edwina Gateley is a series of poems and meditations to help us recognize the divine potential within us all. Drawing on the wisdom of Christian mystics, Gateley focuses on the power of love to change our own lives and the world.
    --Faith Connections

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