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By Thomas Merton,Jon M. Sweeney,Michael N. McGregor

ISBN-10: 0814645089

ISBN-13: 9780814645086

Thomas Merton's lectures to the younger monastics on the Abbey of Gethsemani offer an exceptional examine Merton the student. A path in Christian Mysticism gathers jointly, for the 1st time, the easiest of those talks right into a non secular, historic, and theological survey of Christian mysticism—from St. John's gospel to St. John of the move. 16 centuries are lined over 13 lectures. A normal advent units the scene for whilst and the way the talks have been ready and for the perennial subject matters one reveals in them, making them appropriate for non secular seekers this present day. This compact quantity permits someone to profit from one of many 20th century's maximum Catholic religious lecturers. The examine fabrics in the back of the e-book, together with extra fundamental resource readings and considerate questions for mirrored image and dialogue, make this a vital textual content for any scholar of Christian mysticism.

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