Peter Tyler

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Telephone: 020 8240 4082

Prof Peter Tyler is Professor of Pastoral Theology and Spirituality.

His recent publications include Picturing the Soul: Revisioning Psychotherapy and Spiritual Direction (Dharmaram 2014), Teresa of Avila: Doctor of the Soul (Bloomsbury 2013), The Bloomsbury Guide to Christian Spirituality (Bloomsbury 2012, co-edited with Richard Woods), St John of the Cross: Outstanding Christian Thinker (Continuum 2010), Sources of Transformation – Revitilizing Christian Spirituality (Continuum 2010, co-edited with Edward Howells) and The Return to the Mystical (Continuum 2011).

He is a UKCP registered psychotherapist and contributes to the current dialogue between spirituality and psychotherapy. He is also Co-Editor of Vinayasadhana, a new journal for Psycho-Spiritual formation.

Peter is the Director of St Mary’s research centre InSpiRe - The Centre for Initiatives in Spirituality and Reconciliation.

Main Areas of Research / Scholarship:

  • Christian Mysticism
  • Psychology and Spirituality
  • Pastoral Theology


You can follow Prof Peter Tyler's work by reading his blog, insoulpursuit.






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