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  1. Teresa of Ávila

    Teresa of Ávila, also called Saint Teresa of Jesus, baptized as Teresa Sánchez de Cepeda y Ahumada, was a prominent Spanish mystic, Roman Catholic saint, Carmelite nun, writer of the Counter Reformation, and theologian of contemplative life through mental prayer. She was a reformer of the Carmelite Order and is considered to be a founder of the Discalced Carmelites along with John of the Cross. In 1622, forty years after her death, she was canonized by Pope Gregory XV and was in 1970 named a Doctor of the Church by Pope Paul VI. Her books, which include her autobiography and her seminal work El Castillo Interior are an integral part of Spanish Renaissance literature as well as Christian mysticism and Christian meditation practices as she entails in her other important work, Camino de Perfección.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Teresa of Avila in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Teresa of Avila in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    St. Teresa of Avila described our life in this world as like a night at a second-class hotel.

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