In addition to lectures and numerous essays, articles, and interviews, Tickle was the author of some two dozen books, most of them in religion and spirituality. The Divine Hours: Prayers for Summertime, the first in a three-volume contemporary manual of prayer, was released by Doubleday in March 2000, followed by The Divine Hours: Prayers for Autumn and Wintertime in September 2000. In October 2001, the series was completed with the release of The Divine Hours: Prayers for Spring.
We lost Phyllis Tickle in 2015 to cancer. Phyllis Tickle was the Contributing Editor in Religion for Publishers Weekly, the international journal of the book industry. Frequently quoted in sources like Newsweek, Time, Life, The New York Times, USA Today, CNN, C-SPAN, PBS, BBC, VOA, etc., Tickle is an authority on religion in America and a much sought after lecturer on the subject.
Series: The Great Convergence, Episode: 5, Featured Guest: Phyllis Tickle, Pneuma Divina Passage: John 20:19-25