Violence Against Women Symposium: Human Trafficking
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Schiff Banquet and Conference Center,
Xavier University Cintas Center
1624 Herald Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45207
Faith + Prayer + Ministry + Story
Edwina is a poet, theologian, artist, writer, lay minister, modern-day mystic and prophet, and a single mom.
Born in Lancaster, England, Edwina Gateley’s educational experiences have awarded her a Teacher’s Degree from her home country, a masters degree in Theology from Catholic Theological Union, Chicago, and certification as an HIV Counselor in the State of Illinois.
From 1981 to 1982 Edwina lived for nine months in prayer and solitude in a hermitage in Illinois. In 1983, after spending over a year on the streets of Chicago, she founded Genesis House – house of hospitality and nurturing for women involved in prostitution.
Edwina has published several books has been featured on CBS’s 60 Minutes and 48 Hours, as well as in many other documentaries.
She gives talks, conferences and retreats in the US, as well as internationally. Edwina continues to work with women in recovery through her small foundation, Sophia’s Circle. Visit her web site at www.edwinagateley.com.