The Seven Storey Mountain

Written By Thomas Merton
The Seven Storey Mountain
  • Publsiher : New York : Harcourt, Brace
  • Release : 19 January 2022
  • ISBN : 0987654321
  • Pages : 429 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Seven Storey Mountain

The Seven Storey Mountain
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : New York : Harcourt, Brace
  • Release Date : 1948
  • Total pages : 429
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : One man's search to find his role in the world is revealed in the writer's portrait of his youthful political activism and entry into a Trappist monastery...

The Seven Storey Mountain

The Seven Storey Mountain
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : Buccaneer Books
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Download or read online The Seven Storey Mountain written by Thomas Merton, published by Buccaneer Books which was released on 1991. Get The Seven Storey Mountain Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Seven Storey Mountain

The Seven Storey Mountain
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 1998-10-04
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : One of the most famous books ever written about a man’s search for faith and peace. The Seven Storey Mountain tells of the growing restlessness of a brilliant and passionate young man, who at the age of twenty-six, takes vows in one of the most demanding Catholic orders—the ...

Run to the Mountain

Run to the Mountain
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-10-13
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : When Thomas Merton died accidentally in Bangkok in 1968, the beloved Trappist monk's will specified that his personal diaries not be published for 25 years -- presumably because they contained his uncensored thoughts and feelings. Now, a quarter of a century has passed since Merton's death, and the journals are the last ...

The Intimate Merton

The Intimate Merton
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-10-06
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : In this diary-like memoir, composed of his most poignant and insightful journal entries, The Intimate Merton lays bare the steep ways of Thomas Merton's spiritual path. Culled from the seven volumes of his personal journals, this twenty nine year chronicle deepens and extends the story Thomas Merton recounted and made ...

Thoughts on the East

Thoughts on the East
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : New Directions Publishing
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 84
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : An ecumenical anthology, Thoughts on the East gathers Merton's essential definitions of the religions that so much interested him - Taoism, Buddhism (in many forms, but especially Zen), Sufism, and Hinduism. Unified by Merton's belief that East and West share "a unity of outlook and purpose, a common spiritual climate", ...

A Search for Solitude

A Search for Solitude
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-03-17
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : 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 Waters of Siloe

The Waters of Siloe
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : HMH
  • Release Date : 1979-10-09
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : From the author of The Seven Storey Mountain, this book looks at an order of Catholic monks dating back to eleventh-century France. “The word ‘Trappist’ has become synonymous with ‘ascetic’ and definitely indicates a monk who leads a very hard life. But . . . Penance and asceticism are not ends in themselves. ...

Love and Living

Love and Living
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 1979-05-01
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Thomas Merton (1915-1968) is the most admired of all American Catholic writers. His journals have recently been published to wide acclaim. Love and Living is a posthumously published collection of Merton's essays and meditations centering on the need for love in learning to live. "Love is the revelation of our ...

The Rise of Liberal Religion

The Rise of Liberal Religion
  • Author : Matthew Hedstrom
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 278
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Winner of the Frank S. and Elizabeth D. Brewer Best First Book Prize of the American Society of Church History Named a Society for U. S. Intellectual History Notable Title in American Intellectual History The story of liberal religion in the twentieth century, Matthew S. Hedstrom contends, is a story ...

A Book of Hours

A Book of Hours
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : Ave Maria Press
  • Release Date : 2007-03-01
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Thomas Merton was the most popular proponent of the Christian contemplative tradition in the twentieth century. Now, for the first time, some of his most lyrical and prayerful writings have been arranged into A Book of Hours, a rich resource for daily prayer and contemplation that imitates the increasingly popular ...

Religion and Literature

Religion and Literature
  • Author : Robert Detweiler,David Jasper
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release Date : 2000-01-01
  • Total pages : 191
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Featuring a selection from over 80 key texts, this anthology aims to help the reader to understand the common origins of religious expression and of literature. The texts included cover classical literature, the Bible, English and European classics and contemporary works....

On Thomas Merton

On Thomas Merton
  • Author : Mary Gordon
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2020-01-07
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : A probing, candid exploration of Thomas Merton's life and writing from best-selling novelist and memoirist Mary Gordon. Thomas Merton (1815-1968) was a Trappist monk, poet, essayist, activist, and author of some of the most influential spiritual writing of the 20th century. He entered the Trappist monastery of Gethsemani in Kentucky ...

No Man Is an Island

No Man Is an Island
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2002-10-28
  • Total pages : 290
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : The classic collection of essays for those seeking spiritual wisdom from the religious scholar, Trappist monk, and author of The Seven Storey Mountain. A recapitulation of his earlier work Seeds of Contemplation, this collection of sixteen essays plumbs aspects of human spirituality. Merton addresses those in search of enduring values, ...

The Literary Essays of Thomas Merton

The Literary Essays of Thomas Merton
  • Author : Thomas Merton
  • Publisher : New Directions Publishing
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Total pages : 549
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Discusses Blake, Joyce, Pasternak, Faulkner, Styron, O'Connor, Camus, symbolism, creativity, alienation, comtemplation, and freedom...