Highly recommend her writings on the Interior Castle (7 mansions) and St John of the Cross writings on the Dark Night of the Soul as both give insight why we go through certain trials, prayer life, the supernatural, purification and Divine Union with God that only some reach to in this life, the 7th mansion. Much more on the spiritual life and warfare with the demons.

Saint Teresa of Avila: An Interior Castle

By Br. Stephen, MIC When the name of Teresa of Avila comes to mind, many people think first of her great spiritual work, The Interior Castle. Teresa herself, …