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Thomas Merton, Spiritual Master: The Essential Writings

Thomas Merton, Lawrence Cunningham - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 437 pages
Includes excerpts from "Seven storey mountain", "Conjectures of a guilty bystander" and many other works including a chronology of Merton's life.
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Last Of The Fathers: Saint Bernard Of Clairvaux And The Encyclical Letter ...

Thomas Merton - Religion - 1981 - 132 pages
Merton presents one of the most significant encyclical letters of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, together with an introduction to the life and teachings of the great mystic. "A ...
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Monastic Observances: Initiation Into the Monastic Tradition 5

Thomas Merton - Religion - 2010 - 335 pages
In this set of novitiate conferences from the late 1950s, Thomas Merton provides a vivid and detailed introduction to the traditional pattern and practices of the monastic day ...
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The Life of the Vows: Initiation Into the Monastic Tradition 6

Thomas Merton - Religion - 2012 - 604 pages
As novice master of the Cistercian Abbey of Our Lady of Gethsemani in Kentucky, Thomas Merton presented weekly conferences to familiarize his charges with the meaning and ...
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The Wisdom of the Desert

James O. Hannay - Religion - 1904 - 259 pages
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Praying the Psalms

Thomas Merton - Religion - 1956 - 32 pages
Merton shows us how to draw out the richness of worship from the psalter and to use it to achieve "the peace that comes from submission to God's will and from perfect ...
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The Golden Age of Zen: Zen Masters of the T'Ang Dynasty

John C. H. Wu, Jingxiong Wu, Thomas Merton, Kenneth Kraft - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 263 pages
A classic, examining the history of the great Chinese Zen masters of the 7th through 10th century.
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Bread in the Wilderness

Thomas Merton - Religion - 1986 - 179 pages
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Opening the Bible

Thomas Merton - Religion - 1986 - 94 pages
This book is to consider some of the special ques-tions and problems which surround the Bible itself--a book for which all blurbs are impossible.
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