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Loyola, Ignatius of - Vision of a harp



Type of Spiritual Experience


The next observation is of a lyre or harp,  and if obtained by a Greek would have been interpreted entirely differently, it is caused by the technique of chanting ………………

A description of the experience

The Autobiography of Saint Ignatius Loyola

Once, while reciting on the steps of the monastery the little hours in honour of the Blessed Virgin, his vision carried him beyond the earth. He seemed to behold the Blessed Trinity in the form of a lyre or harp ; this vision affected him so much that he could not refrain from tears and sighs.

The source of the experience

Loyola, Ignatius of

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