Josefa Segovia Chair (CITes)
The Josefa Segovia Chair at CITeS-University of Mysticism closed its VII Conference on March 19. The theme was “Espiritualidad ante un cambio de paradigma. Cuestiones emergentes” (Spirituality before a paradigm shift. Emerging Issues).
Josefa Segovia’s Chair, Lay Mysticism and Spirituality, started with a course on November 12-14, with the theme of “A Paradigm of Lay Spirituality, Josefa Segovia.”
The gathering took place at CITeS – Universidad de la Mística, (Comunidad Internacional Teresiano Sanjuanista, de los Padres Carmelitas) in Avila and it started at 6:00 PM on November 12 with a welcoming and dinner.
Throughout the weekend topics like lay mysticism and spirituality were discussed. Discussions centered on Josefa Segovia, first General Directress of the Teresian Association and whose process for beatification and canonization is underway. She was the closest collaborator of St. Pedro Poveda at the start of the Teresian Association.