May 23, 2013 · Saint Teresa’s Spiritual Orgasm. THE BAROQUE STYLE. Teresa of Avila recalls a vision in which an angel appeared before her and pierced her heart with a golden spear. Teresa describes being repeatedly penetrated by the angel, setting her on fire with a love for God, and causing her to moan in ecstatic bursts of pain.
May 25, 2017 · Teresa of Avila believed that spirituality wasn’t a process of penance, but it could be achieved through the pleasant experiences with God. The Nun Who Experienced A Divine Orgasm And Transformed Spirituality. What's on The Nun Who Experienced A Divine Orgasm And Transformed Spirituality. By: Maria Isabel Carrasco.Author: Maria Isabel Carrasco.
The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa (alternatively Saint Teresa in Ecstasy or Transverberation of Saint Teresa; in Italian: L'Estasi di Santa Teresa or Santa Teresa in estasi) is the central sculptural group in white marble set in an elevated aedicule in the Cornaro Chapel, Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome.It was designed and completed by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, the leading sculptor of his day, who also Artist: Gian Lorenzo Bernini.
Jun 27, 2014 · St Teresa of Avila's famously orgasmic vision is too notorious to need quoting again. More seriously, and on a less crudely sensual plane, the philosopher Anthony Kenny provides moving testimony to the pure delight that awaits those who manage to believe in the mystery of the transubstantiation. After describing.