BK3 Chap 16 -19 – “The Ascent of Mt. Carmel” by St. John of the Cross
translated by David Lewis
read by Ed Humpal
Which treats of the purgation of the active night of the memory and will. Gives instruction how the soul is to behave with respect to the apprehensions of these two faculties, that it may come to union with God, according to the two faculties aforementioned, in perfect hope and charity.
Of the first affection of the will. What joy is. Its diverse sources.
Of joy in temporal goods. How it is to be directed.
Of the evils resulting from joy in temporal goods.
The benefits resulting from withdrawing our joy from temporal things.