Thomas Merton and the Monastic Vision   -     By: Lawrence S. Cunningham
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Thomas Merton and the Monastic Vision

Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 1999 / Paperback

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(PUBEerdmans)To understand Thomas Merton (called "both a spiritual master and the symbol of the century for American Catholics" by Christian Century), we must concentrate on his interests after joining a Trappist monastery in 1941. Cunningham critically evaluates all facets of Merton's life and thought. 233 pages, softcover.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 233
Vendor: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 1999
Dimensions: 9 X 6 X 1/2 (inches)
ISBN: 0802802222
ISBN-13: 9780802802224
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Series: Library of Religious Biography

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Taking up where Merton's own Seven Storey Mountain ends, this penetrating biography by Lawrence Cunningham explores Merton's monastic life and his subsequent growth into a modern-day spiritual master. Though the basic story of Thomas Merton's life may be well known, the details of his spiritual development are less familiar. Cunningham shows that Merton's prolific writings and his continuing influence can only be understood against the background of his contemplative experience as a Trappist monk. "If one does not understand Merton as a monk," writes Cunningham, "one does not understand Merton at all." Merton emerges from this balanced and reliable account as an extraordinary Christian seeker and pioneer whose faith in the power of the contemplative life remains highly relevant today.

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