Article / The following is an excerpt from askfrfrancis.org. Fr. Francis Ching, CC answers tough questions about the Catholic faith. Question:
Top 5 reasons you should read St. Theresa of Avila's Interior Castle:
- St. Theresa of Avila is a delightful saint.
- She is a Doctor of the Church.
- It's a classic. It is a masterpeice on the spiritual life.
- She speaks about the stages of the interior life.
- She warns us of a plateau in the spiritual life that is all too common.