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Ascent of Mt Carmel
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Ascent of Mt Carmel

by St John of the Cross

Narrated by John of the Cross, St.

"I remained, lost in oblivion; My face I reclined on the Beloved. All ceased and I abandoned myself, Leaving my cares forgotten among the lilies." Thus writes 16th century Spanish poet and mystic, St. John of the Cross. In this, his third work, the author reflects on the nature of a personal union with Christ, found in the abandonment of self.… Read more…

Dark Night of the Soul
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Dark Night of the Soul

by St John of the Cross

Narrated by John of the Cross, St.

With His gentle hand He wounded my neck And caused all my senses to be suspended. // Part poetic masterpiece, part mystic treatise, The Dark Night of the Soul by 16th century Carmelite monk, St. John of the Cross, addresses the feeling of being forgotten by the Presence of the Almighty that every Christian desirous of walking more closely with God must pass … Read more…