The mystical incarnation may be compared to the indwelling of Jesus in Mary from the moment of His conception in her womb. The Lord had raised Mary to a level of holiness and closeness to Him never to be equaled by any other human being.
Under the Gaze of the Father
Dark Night of the Soul
In Dark Night of the Soul, Saint John of the Cross presents for us a portrait painted from his own experience of one who advances successfully through the struggles of the spiritual life.
Passage through Mid-Life
this book demonstrates how one must pass through the stages of denial, anger, grieving, anxiety, and acceptance to arrive at spiritual maturity. it illustrates how Jesus experienced each of these phases and how they are articulated in scripture, and explored by the ancient Christian writers and the mystics.