This is the beginning of a podcast audio recording of a public domain version of the Ascent of Mount Carmel by St. John of the Cross. In this first podcast we are introduced to the title, the author, the translator, the editor, as well as St. John of the Cross’s original argument – where he explains what he is setting out to do in this text.
I am a practicing Catholic who works for the Church in Diocesan Ministry in Southern Louisiana. I have an MTS in Theology from St. Meinrad as well as graduate study in Philosophy and Religious Studies. I am a convert to the Catholic faith from atheism.