Joan Chittister is an internationally known author and lecturer, and the executive director of Benetvision: A resource and research Center for contemporary spirituality. She is past president of the Conference of women religious. Her many books include In the Heart of the Temple, In search of belief, and Wisdom distilled from the Daily. she lives in Erie, Pennsylvania.
"For Joan Chittister, defiance is a form of obedience. And silence
in the face of injustice is a sin." --"USA Today"
"Joan Chittister reminds us that we have a religious duty to question any authority, however august, and to overturn the idols of orthodoxy." --Karen Armstrong, author, "A History of God" and "Islam"
"Joan Chittister's spiritual vision for today's world is profound and prophetic." --"Spirituality & Health" magazine