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Life and Holiness

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Life and Holiness is Thomas Merton's classic text on incorporating spirituality into everyday life. Merton here makes clear that he was a monk who knew the world. Of course, Merton lived a secular life until he became a Trappist monk in his late twenties, but even in the monastery he was deeply engaged in the questions of his day. In this succinct and readily accessible work, he offers compelling thoughts on what it means to be holy in the face of the anxieties of the modern age.

Synopsis:

In this brief and readily accessible work, Merton offers his thoughts on what it means to be holy in the face of the anxieties of the modern world.

About the Author

Thomas Merton (1915-1968), Trappist monk, author, and peacea activist, came to international prominence at a young age with his classic autobiography, The Seven Story Mountain. Over the rest of his life he wrote prolifically on a vast range of topics, including prayer, interior growth, social responsibility, violence, and war. Toward the end of his life he played a significant role in introducing Eastern religions to the West. He is regarded today as a spiritual master, a brilliant religious writer. and a man who embodied the quest for God and human solidarity in the modern world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780385062770
Introduction:
Nouwen, Henri J. M.
Publisher:
Image
Introduction by:
Nouwen, Henri J. M.
Introduction:
Nouwen, Henri J. M.
Author:
Merton, Thomas
Author:
Various
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Christian Life
Subject:
General
Subject:
Theology - Catholic
Subject:
Spiritual life
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Catholic church
Subject:
Spirituality
Subject:
Spirituality - General
Subject:
Spiritual life -- Catholic Church.
Subject:
Christianity - Christian Life
Subject:
Christianity - Theology - Catholic
Subject:
Christianity - Christian Life - General
Subject:
Christian Life - General
Subject:
Christian Theology - Catholic
Subject:
Inspirational
Subject:
Christianity - Catholicism
Subject:
Religion Western-Theology
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Image Classics
Series Volume:
102
Publication Date:
19690831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8.22x5.35x.40 in. .29 lbs.

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