Related Topics

Dark Night of the Soul - Study Guide Book II, Chapter IV Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 30 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Dark Night of the Soul.
This section contains 114 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the Dark Night of the Soul Study Guide

The dark night refers to the darkness of the natural senses and lack of understanding with respect to the things of God. It is in this darkness that the spirit of man goes in search for God. The spirit is not observed leaving on its journey. It is a happy day for the man who seeks God in the divine way rather than in the human and the natural ways. When the spirit is united with God, it no longer understands or loves in the base ways but rather in the divine way. Therefore the spirit and the soul of the man are transformed into a new person.

(read more from the Book II, Chapter IV Summary)

This section contains 114 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the Dark Night of the Soul Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Dark Night of the Soul from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.