Rev. Dr. Margaret Somerville
Rev. Dr. Margaret Somerville (she/her) is the director of Alignment: Interfaith Contemplative Practices, which offers programming and resources from a variety of faith and spiritual traditions. Raised in the Presbyterian church, her focus now in ministry is on interfaith engagement and spiritual practices. She has presented her work in this area at the last three meetings of the Parliament of the World’s Religions.
She is the coordinator of the digital version of the Week of Prayer for World Peace, collaborating with global faith leaders to produce daily content with messages of peace from different traditions. Margaret has taught Latin and language studies for most of her career and directs a language program called Prima Lingua. Read Margaret’s column on religion and education in the contemplative channel of Patheos.com.