Rachel Srubas

Spirituality, Theology

Rev. Rachel Srubas is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (USA) and serves as the pastor of Mountain Shadows Presbyterian Church. She holds MDiv and MA degrees from McCormick Theological Seminary. Srubas is the author of four books on Christian spiritual life: Oblation: Meditations on St. Benedict's Rule (2006), City of Prayer: Forty Days with Desert Christians (2008), The Girl Got Up: A Cruciform Memoir (2013), and Benedictine Promises for Everyday People: Staying Put, Listening Well, Being Changed by God (2019). She has also published articles and poems in The Christian CenturyWeavingsGive Us This Day, and The Best American Poetry.

Festival Years: 1996, 1998