By David Torkington
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David Torkington is a Spiritual Theologian, Author and Speaker, who specializes in Prayer, Christian Spirituality and Mystical Theology. His Podcasts introduce the listener to authentic Christian Spirituality before describing the essence of all genuine prayer. The listener who is prepared to journey on, is led from first beginnings into true Christian meditation that leads to mystical contemplative prayer as detailed by St John of the Cross and St Teresa of Avila. Every milepost along the way is detailed.
||David’s Talk at his Book Launch of Wisdom from the Christian Mystics||David gives a talk at his Book Launch of Wisdom from the Christian Mystics - How to Pray the Christian Way on 15th February 2018 at The Athenaeum, Pall Mall, London.||19 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Introductory Talk at David’s Book Launch||Introductory talk at Book Launch of Wisdom from the Christian Mystics - Rediscovering a theology of love by Professor Henry Mayr- Harting - Emeritus Regius Professor of Ecclesiastical History, Oxford, England.||19 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Podcast: In the Carmelite Tradition||Talk to the Discalced Carmelites, Boars Hill, Oxford, England. A historical perspective. Monasticism to Mendicants and back to Contemplation||12 1 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Podcast: Talk – Alton Day Of Renewal ‘Prayer – How to begin’||The present moment is always full of infinite treasures. It contains far more than you have the capacity to hold. De Caussade||11 1 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Podcast: Entering into the Prayer of Christ||Progress in the Spiritual Life is rather like trying to walk up a downward escalator. The moment you stop going forward is the moment when you start going backwards.||5 10 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Podcast: When I Saw the Light||An experience of human love whilst awaiting a train at Waterloo station gave David hope when he was beginning to think everything seemed hopeless. It helped inspire his next book – ‘Wisdom from the Christian Mystics.’||5 7 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Podcast: Prayer and the Price of Petrol – A life-long conviction.||A podcast that explains why David has always been ‘banging on about prayer’ since his school days!||4 7 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Podcast: The Primacy of Love 3rd Advent talk SS Anselm and Cecilia, London||This is the final talk David gave at the Church of SS Anselm and Cecilia in London for the Advent of 2014.||14 1 2015||Free||View in iTunes|