Ascent of Mount Carmel
|Subject||Mysticism -- Catholic Church.
Mysticism -- Catholic Church. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01751754
RELIGION -- Mysticism. -- bisacsh
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.