A seven day journey with Thomas Merton

by Esther De Waal

Publisher: Servant Publications in Ann Arbor, Mich

Written in English
Cover of: A seven day journey with Thomas Merton | Esther De Waal
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Subjects:

  • Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968,
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines,
  • Spiritual life -- Catholic Church,
  • Spiritual retreats

Edition Notes

StatementEsther de Waal.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX2350.2 .D4833 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination114 p. :
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1408277M
ISBN 100892837896
LC Control Number93016820

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The Book of Hours by Thomas Merton called me to a deeper sense of myself. Each day of the week, Merton's thoughts, meditations, and prayers pulled me into a journey of love. Merton is considered one of the great spiritual directors of the 20th century. Now You Know Media - through our exclusive partnership with the Merton Legacy Trust and the Thomas Merton Center - is proud to offer a wide selection of archival recordings of Thomas Merton: a Trappist monk, great 20th-century mystic, and beloved author of the autobiography The Seven .

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The Seven Storey Mountain — The book that started it all. Merton would later be embarrassed by this book, written while he was a young man.

Merton wrote more than 50 books in a period of 27 years, mostly on spirituality, social justice and a quiet pacifism, as well as scores of essays and reviews. Among Merton's most enduring works is his bestselling autobiography The Seven Storey Mountain (), which sent scores of World War II veterans, students, and even teenagers flocking to monasteries across the US, and was also featured.

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One of the most famous books ever written about a man’s search for faith and peace. The Seven Storey Mountain tells of the growing restlessness of a brilliant and passionate young man, who at the age of twenty-six, takes vows in one of the most demanding Catholic orders—the Trappist monks. At the Abbey of Gethsemani, "the four walls of my new freedom," Thomas Merton strugg/5(1K).

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