Contemplation in a World of Action

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The American trappist monk outlines means of reorganizing monastic life to meet the needs of contemporary man

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Thomas Merton (1915-1968) was a Trappist monk of the Abbey of Gethsemani for twenty-seven years, serving as Novice Master for over a decade. A prolific writer, his works include Faith and Violence, which is also published by the University of Notre Dame Press.

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“The new edition of Thomas Merton’s essays are representative of some of his finest work.” —The Merton Seasonal

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9780268008345: Contemplation in a World of Action: Second Edition, Restored and Corrected (GETHSEMANI STUDIES P)

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