Dr Stefan Gillow Reynolds is Retreat Director at Mount Melleray Abbey, Co Waterford, Ireland. He has a PhD from London University in Christian Spirituality, an MA in History of Christianity and an MA in Inter-Religious Dialogue. He is the author of Living with the Mind of Christ: Mindfulness in Christian Spirituality (Darton, Longman & Todd, 2016). He wrote the online course Roots of Christian Mysticism for the World Community for Christian Meditation. He teaches Christian Meditation in a contemporary context and leads retreats internationally. He also paints icons and writes poetry.