At the foot of the cross, seeing its savior drink the bitter chalice to the very dregs, solely out of love for her, seeing him immolate himself for her sins, the soul dissolves with love for him
That Word was and is so great the heaven cannot contain Him; yet he wished to be contained in the small womb of the little Virgin!
John of the Cross, with his own experience, invites us to trust, to let ourselves be purified by God
I am not forgetting you on my cross, where I taste unknown joys
Meaning is a revelation known within the heart via love
Lady of the mystic mountain, where the Lord has set His throne, grant us grace to climb Mount Carmel..."