Autobiography of st. Teresa of Avila download free [PDF and Ebook] by St. Teresa Of Avila

Autobiography of st. Teresa of Avila download free [PDF and Ebook] by St. Teresa Of Avila year 2010
  • Book name: Autobiography of st. Teresa of Avila
  • Author: St. Teresa Of Avila
  • Release date: 2010/9/20
  • Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780486475981
  • Rating: 8.95 of 10
  • Votes: 134
  • Review by: Judith Hardin
  • Review rating: 7.68 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/18
  • Total pages: 352
  • Includes a PDF summary of 28 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In this landmark of Christian mysticism, the revered Carmelite nun presents moving accounts of her profound religious experiences and ultimate union with God. St. Teresa wrote this memoir at the behest of her confessor. It offers a warm, accessible account of her transformation into an impassioned leader and reformer of church doctrine.St. Teresa recounts her childhood and education in sixteenth-century Spain, her physical afflictions and spiritual crises, her many visions and mystical encounters, and her determination to embrace the contemplative life. In describing the ascent of the soul, she explains the core of her theology as a four-stage process that progresses from mental prayer to divine rapture. Next to Don Quixote, this timeless work constitutes Spain's most popular prose classic. It forms an excellent introduction to the saint's other writings and to the Christian tradition of mystical literature.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 17H0M47S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Biography: Religious & Spiritual, Autobiography: Religious & Spiritual
  • Available formats: DOC, EPUB, TXT, WORD, DOCX, XPS, JPG, PDF. Compressed in RAR, BZ2, ACE, LZMA, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.80 USD
  • Dimensions: 138x212x19mm
  • Weight: 345g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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