Quote of the Day


The soul of the one who loves God
always swims in joy, always keeps holiday
and is always in a mood for singing.

-St. John of the Cross


St. John of the Cross


Saint John of the Cross, O.C.D. was a major figure of the Counter-Reformation, a Spanish mystic, a Roman Catholic saint, a Carmelite friar and a priest who was born at Fontiveros, Old Castile. He was a reformer of the Carmelite Order and is considered, along with Saint Teresa of Ávila, as a founder of the Discalced Carmelites.