Rev. Jane Venard

Rev. Jane Venard

Revered Jane E. Vennard, nationally known retreat leader, spiritual director, and author, served for many years as the Louise Iliff Warren Senior Adjunct Faculty in spiritual formation at Iliff School of Theology in Denver. She teaches regularly in the Garrett-Evangelical Doctor of Ministry program. She is author of numerous books including: The Way of Prayer: Companions in Christ Series (Upper Room Books, 2007); A Praying Congregation: The Art of Teaching Spiritual Practice (The Alban Institute, 2005); Embracing the World: Praying for Justice and Peace (Jossey-Bass, 2003); Be Still: Designing and Leading Contemplative Retreats (The Alban Institute, 2000); Praying With Body and Soul: A Way to Intimacy With God (Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress Books, 1998); Praying for Friends and Enemies: Intercessory Prayer,(Augsburg Fortress Books, 1995).