The Monastic Journey

The Monastic Journey❴BOOKS❵ ✯ The Monastic Journey Author Thomas Merton – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk Written during the last decade of Merton s life these articles reflect his mature thought on monastic life in community and in solitude Appealing to the monastic dimension in al of us his reflections Written during the last decade of Merton s life these articles reflect his mature thought on monastic life in community and in solitude Appealing to the monastic dimension in al of us his reflections have meaning for those living outside as well as inside monastery walls fellow travellers on the same journey he took aware of the fragility and imperfections as well as the great potential for The Monastic Epub / growth and love within each human person. This is a great introduction to the monastic Benedictine Cistercian life It should be read slowly but regularly in order to really absorb the spiritual lessons he gives, but the preface and introduction are especially helpful in giving insight to what it means to be a monk in the 20th 21st century especially for those who know very little about contemporary monasticism As with most of Merton, it s very well written, and its spiritual conclusions are poignant and accurate.

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  • Hardcover
  • 185 pages
  • The Monastic Journey
  • Thomas Merton
  • English
  • 01 July 2015
  • 0836206657