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Monasterio de La Encarnación: St Teresa of Avila

St Teresa of Avila

Today, 15 October, is the feast of the Carmelite Doctor of the Church and mystic, St Teresa of Avila. This statue of the saint is in the chapel of the Transverberation in the convent of the Incarnation, where she was once prioress and received her mystical experiences.

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