Mary C. Earle

Mary C. Earle Mary C. Earle ©marycearle,org

Mary C. Earle is an Episcopal priest, spiritual director, retreat leader  who is the author of several books including Beginning Again: Benedictine Wisdom for Living with IllnessBroken Body, Healing Spirit: Lectio Divina and Living with Illness, and her latest book, Marvelously Made: Gratefulness and the Body.

She taught classes in spirituality for the Episcopal Seminary of the Southwest in Austin. Mary is also the Author-in-Residence at The Work+Shop, a ministry in partnership with St. Mark's Episcopal Church in San Antonio. Now that she is retired, her ministry centers on practices for a healthy spiritual life in sickness or health, spiritual direction, contemplative prayer, and opportunities for ecumenical and interfaith retreats.

Mary and her husband, Doug, who is also an Episcopal priest, live in San Antonio with three border collies and two cats, and enjoy growing organic vegetables.