Composed near the end of her life, this book represents the culmination of Teresa’s spiritual experience. Teresa attempted to explain the beauty of the inner life of the soul, the stages in a life of prayer, and the characteristic joys and trials of each stage. In this most famous of mystical works, St. Teresa encourages her readers to participate in the search for this ultimate reality–the source of her own love and joy. 5 Compact Discs. Approx. 6 hours.