San Juan de la Cruz is one of my personal patrons who, along with Santa Teresa of Ávila and other Doctors, were responsible (through their writings and by the Grace of God) with bringing an apostate (me) back to the Church.
Ascent of the Mount Pts. 1 - 4: Mon. December 13 – Thu. December 16 at 3 AM ET & 6:30 PM ET This 4-part series examines the life of the great contemplative and spiritual writer St. John of the Cross. Fr. Michael Buckley tells the story of this Doctor of the Church through the saint's ministry, writings, and testimony of his peers. Read more: http://www.ewtn.com/#ixzz185Q63IIZ