Tag: St. John of the Cross

Brief Reviews VOLUME 5

15 Days of Prayer With St. John of the Cross [Brief Review]

eviewing a prayer book is a bit like reviewing a chainsaw. One can take the chainsaw out of the box, admire its design, feel its heft, but if the fuel and bar oil tanks remain empty, and the saw not started, what’s the use? How does one judge the efficaciousness of a prayer book anyhow? To go further, how does one mark the success of a prayer life?