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Website Review: Metaphysics of Mysticism: A Commentary on the Mystical Philosophy of St. John of the Cross, The

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This site presents an online manuscript on the mystical philosophy of St. John of the Cross. The manuscript is a comprehensive and critical examination of the phenomena called "Mysticism" through a metaphysical and epistemological analysis of the writings of St. John of the Cross. It is a scholarly, philosophical work, indexed and hyperlinked, some 300 pages long. The book is faithful to the Magisterium of Holy Mother the Church, and has received both the Nihil Obstat and the Imprimatur from the Censor Librorum of the Archdiocese of Boston.

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First Evaluated: 04/09/2002; Last Updated: 06/03/2013

  1. Fidelity: Excellent
  2. Resources: Good
  3. Useability: Normal


  • The Mystical Tradition  Resources 
  • The Presuppositions  Resources 
  • Will  Resources 
  • Understanding  Resources 
  • Memory  Resources 
  • The Metaphysics: Dark Night of the Soul  Resources 
  • The Night of the Spirit  Resources 
  • The Prolepsis (Objections)  Resources 
  • Zipped copy of this manuscript is available.  Resources 
  • Biography  Resources 


None Reported.


Culture > Philosophy
Culture > Literature
Persons > Saints

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Geoffrey K. Mondello
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