A Year with Thomas Merton: Daily Meditations from His Journals

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Harper Collins, Oct 13, 2009 - Religion - 400 pages
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A 365 daily with inspirational and provocative selections from the journals of Thomas Merton combined with drawings and photographs by Merton.

This volume of daily inspiration from Thomas Merton draws from Merton's journals and papers to present, each day, a seasonally appropriate and thought-provoking insight or observation.
Each month will begin with one of Merton's delightful pen-and-ink drawings or one of his elegant black-and-white photographs.

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If you like Thomas Merton, you'll love this book. And if you would like to begin reading Thomas Merton, this daily reader is not a bad introduction to him either! Read full review


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The writings and ideas of Trappist monk Merton (1915-68) have attracted a great deal of contemplation and study. At once devoutly and austerely Catholic and indubitably modern, Merton has helped to ... Read full review

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Thomas Merton (1915-1968) is widely regarded as one of the most influential spiritual writers of modern times. He was a Trappist monk, writer, and peace and civil rights activist. His bestselling books include The Seven-Storey Mountain, New Seeds of Contemplation, and Mystics and Zen Masters.

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