John of the Cross: selected writings

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Here, under one cover, are selections form his major works in a revised translation by Kieran Kavanaugh, O.C.D. Taken as a whole, this volume represents the essential St. John of the Cross and will serve well both the newcomer and the expert.
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auth_author2 Kavanaugh, Kieran, 1928-
author John of the Cross, Saint, 1542-1591.
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display_description There are few works on the spiritual life in the West that can match the insight and sheer beauty of those of the sixteenth-century Spanish Carmelite, St. John of the Cross. A collaborator with St. Teresa of Avila in the reform movement that attempted to forge a new style of religious life, dedicated to recollection yet distinct from both the enthusiasm of the alumbrados and the sterility of the conventual Carmelites, John was no stranger to suffering. As he so memorably wrote in The Ascent of Mount Carmel, summing up his doctrine of detachment, "nothing (nada), nothing, nothing, and even on the Mountain nothing.
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subject_facet Catholic Church -- Doctrines -- Early works to 1800, Mysticism -- Catholic Church -- Early works to 1800, Spiritual life -- Catholic Church -- Early works to 1800
title_display John of the Cross : selected writings
title_full John of the Cross : selected writings / edited with an introduction by Kieran Kavanaugh ; preface by Ernest E. Larkin
title_short John of the Cross :
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topic_facet Catholic Church, Doctrines, Mysticism, Spiritual life