New Seeds Of Contemplation

Author: Thomas Merton
Publisher: New Directions Publishing
ISBN: 9780811217248
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" The thirty-nine short "seeds" that make up this book are intended to awaken and cultivate the contemplative, mystical dimension of the spiritual path for everyone.

Thomas Merton S Dark Path

Author: William H. Shannon
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1466801859
Size: 36.80 MB
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Zen and the Birds of Appetite (with some reflections on Merton's Asian journey)
One of the striking features of the last decade of Merton's life was his enthusiastic
appropriation of Zen—first of its vocabulary (e.g., in New Seeds of Contemplation
), and then of its experience (in Zen and the Birds of Appetite). Three decades
earlier, in the late 1930's, influenced by Huxley's book Ends and Means, Merton
had dabbled in Oriental texts, only to be baffled by them. The rather sweeping ...

Seeds Of Contemplation

Author: Thomas Merton
Publisher: New Directions
ISBN: 9780811209908
Size: 41.84 MB
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Essays discuss holiness, identity, unity, solitude, integrity, fear, hatred, faith, traditions, freedom, detachment, and prayer

The Inner Experience

Author: Thomas Merton
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062245082
Size: 62.28 MB
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Now in paperback, revised and redesigned: This is Thomas Merton's last book, in which he draws on both Eastern and Western traditions to explore the hot topic of contemplation/meditation in depth and to show how we can practice true ...

Angelic Mistakes

Author: Roger Lipsey
Publisher: New Seeds Books
ISBN: 9781590303139
Size: 14.44 MB
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Presents a critical analysis of Thomas Merton's works along with a portfolio of thirty-four representative pieces.

A Search For Solitude

Author: Thomas Merton
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 006175370X
Size: 54.79 MB
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The third volume of Thomas Merton's journals chronicles Merton's attempts to reconcile his desire for solitude and contemplation with the demands of his new-found celebrity status within the strictures of conventional monastic life.

The Other Side Of The Mountain

Author: Thomas Merton
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062016784
Size: 24.79 MB
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With the election of a new Abbot at the Abbey of Gethsemani, Merton enters a period of unprecedented freedom, culminating in the opportunity to travel to California, Alaska, and finally the Far East – journeys that offer him new ...

The Intimate Merton

Author: Thomas Merton
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061983578
Size: 63.79 MB
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This book is the spiritual autobiography of our century's most celebrated monk -- the wisdom gained from the personal experience of an enduring spiritual teacher.

Thomas Merton Spiritual Master

Author: Thomas Merton
Publisher: Paulist Press
ISBN: 9780809133147
Size: 41.37 MB
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Includes excerpts from "Seven storey mountain", "Conjectures of a guilty bystander" and many other works including a chronology of Merton's life.

Entering The Silence

Author: Thomas Merton
Publisher: HarperOne
ISBN: 9780060654771
Size: 33.18 MB
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The second volume of Thomas Merton's "gusty, passionate journals" (Thomas Moore) chronicles Merton's advancements to priesthood and emergence as a bestselling author with the surprise success of his autobiography, The Seven Storey Mountain.