Essays about: "Discalced Carmelites"
Found 2 essays containing the words Discalced Carmelites.
1. The Castle & The Keep : A Gender Study of the Lives and Written Works of Teresa of Avila and John of the CrossUniversity essay from Stockholms universitet/Religionshistoria
Abstract : An examination of Teresa of Avila and John of the Cross, applying modern theories of gender and sexuality to the textual analysis of a selection of primary written works and biographical works, in order to determine the roles that they play, not only in the case of these two saints of the Catholic Church, but also within the mystical tradition as a whole. . READ MORE
2. A Colombian Nun and the Love of God and Neighbour : The Spiritual Path of María de Jesús (1690s-1776)University essay from Uppsala universitet/Missionsvetenskap
Abstract : María de Jesús (1690s-1776) was a white-veiled Discalced Carmelite nun of the San José convent in Santa Fe de Bogotá, founded in 1606. She professed in the year 1714, and her spiritual journal was printed in a chronicle about the convent in the 1940s. READ MORE