The Evelyn Underhill Association

Welcome to the Evelyn Underhill Association

Annual Quiet Day 2018

Evelyn Underhill and the “Mysticism of Ordinary Life”

Deborah Smith Douglas
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Saturday, June 16, 2018, 9:30-3:30

Nourse Hall, St. Albans Parish*
Next door to the Washington National Cathedral
3001 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington DC 20016

*Please note change of venue
Please bring a sack lunch

Registration opens: May 1, 2018
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Evelyn Underhill has long been recognized as a pioneer in the retreat movement in the Church of England, and as a highly regarded spiritual director and writer. The author of more than twenty-five books, she was the English language’s most widely read writer on prayer, contemplation, spirituality, worship and mysticism in the first half of the 20th century.

That is the outward, public face of her life and work.

What we will be exploring in this quiet day is the more private aspect of her … Read more

2017-18 The Evelyn Underhill Association Newsletter

In This Newsletter: Evelyn Underhill’s Prayer Book Robyn Wrigley-Carr Is it Possible to be a “Do It Yourself” Christian Mystic? Carl McColman Life as Prayer: The Development of Evelyn Underhill’s Spirituality Todd Johnson The 2017 Underhill Quiet Day Retreat and Lecture Offerings on Evelyn Underhill YouTube Resources on Evelyn Underhill New and Noteworthy Scholarship on Evelyn Underhill