Fr Timothy Gallagher – Struggles in the Spiritual Life Podcasts

Struggles in the Spiritual Life

with Fr. Timothy Gallagher O.M.V.

podcast series

We all encounter valleys on our journey with the Lord — those periods of spiritual desolation that are a painful yet unavoidable feature of our prayer life. Spiritual desolation is as complex as we are, so understanding what is happening and responding to it properly is critical to reaching the heights of holiness.

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Fr. Gallagher obtained his doctorate in 1983 from the Gregorian University. He has taught (St. John’s Seminary, Brighton, MA; Our Lady of Grace Seminary Residence, Boston, MA), assisted in formation work for twelve years, and served two terms as provincial in his own community. He has dedicated many years to an extensive ministry of retreats, spiritual direction, and teaching about the spiritual life. Fr. Gallagher is the author of six books (Crossroad) on the spiritual teaching of St. Ignatius of Loyola.

Fr. Timothy Gallagher The Discernment of Spirits

Fr. Timothy Gallagher is a member of the Oblates of the Virgin Mary. To learn more visit their website here: