In Today’s episode, Saul talks to Dr. Anne Francis. Dr. Francis is the author of the new book, “Called: Women in Ministry in Ireland.” She lives in County Cork and has worked in pastoral ministry and theology for over thirty-five years. She is a Practitioner in Spiritual and Psychological Care and a member of the Pastoral Care Team at Marymount University Hospital and Hospice in Cork.
Anne teaches pastoral theology in St Patrick’s College, Maynooth and is Visiting Lecturer and Supervisor at the Margaret Beaufort Institute in Cambridge, England. She supports ministry colleagues in her Pastoral Supervision practice. Anne is married with three adult children. She loves swimming in the Atlantic at first light, throughout the year. She recently published her book Called: Women in Ministry in Ireland based on interviews with female Christian ministers across the denominations from the four corners of Ireland.