Teresa of Avila

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Noun1.Teresa of Avila - Spanish mystic and religious reformer; author of religious classics and a Christian saint (1515-1582)
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Her visions include Christ, Christ as the Infant Jesus, Teresa of Avila, Saint Anne (the Virgin Mary's mother, who especially guides Ana as she oversees the construction of convents), and demons who appear as gallant men or Christ.