John of the Cross

John of the Cross
Saint (Juan de Yepis y Álvarez), 1542-91, Spanish mystic, writer, and theologian: cofounder with Saint Theresa of the order of Discalced Carmelites. Spanish, San Juan de la Cruz.

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  • John of the Cross — Saint (Juan de Yepis y Álvarez), 1542 91, Spanish mystic, writer, and theologian: cofounder with Saint Theresa of the order of Discalced Carmelites. Spanish, San Juan de la Cruz. * * * …   Universalium

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  • John of the Cross — biographical name 1542 1591 Juan de Yepes y Álvarez Spanish mystic & poet …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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