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Author: St. John of the CrossCondition: Used, Very GoodFormat: PaperbackPages: 128Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.Year: 2003ISBN: 9780486426938
Condition notes: some mild cosmetic damage to the cover; the book is otherwise new and unread.
The great Spanish mystic, St John of the Cross became a Carmelite monk in 1563 and helped in the reformation of the order, enduring persecution and imprisonment for his efforts.In this work, he addresses several subjects, among them pride, avarice, envy and other human imperfections. It is followed by an extended explanation of divine love and the soul's exultant union with God.