ELIZABETH A. DREYER, author of Making
Sense of God: A Woman’s Perspective
, is general
editor of the Called to Holiness
series and professor of religious studies at Fairfield
University in Fairfield, Connecticut. She lectures widely on the Christian tradition, especially
medieval mysticism, grace, the Holy Spirit and contemporary lay spirituality. She wrote
Holy Power, Holy Presence: Medieval Metaphors of the Holy Spirit
Spirituality: Hildegard of Bingen and Hadewijch of Brabant
Crammed With Heaven: A Spirituality of Everyday Life
and A Retreat
with Catherine of Siena: Living the Truth in Love
Mark Burrows she edited Minding the Spirit: The Study of Christian
. She lives
in Hamden, Connecticut, with her husband, John Bennett.
Lord, have mercy.
I’m not a big Web fan; I log onto university libraries a lot.
If you could invite any four people in history to dinner, who would they be and what would
you have to eat?
Origen, Gregory of Nyssa, Julian of Norwich, Catherine of Siena.
Dinner: Chilean sea bass.