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The climate of monastic prayer.

Thomas Merton

The climate of monastic prayer.

by Thomas Merton

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Published by Consortium Press in Washington, D. C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prayer.,
  • Monastic and religious life.,
  • Spiritual life -- Catholic Church.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementForeword by Douglas V. Steere.
    SeriesCistercian studies series -- no. 1
    ContributionsSteere, Douglas Van, 1901-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination154 p.
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16420325M

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The Orthodox practice of the Jesus Prayer is mentioned straight off the bat, in the introduction. By chapter five, he's quoting from John of the Cross, who remains a favorite throughout. Merton gives a brief and beautifully written history of the thinking on contemplative prayer in the West/5(4).

Climate of Monastic Prayer (Cistercian Studies) Hardcover – January 1, by Thomas Merton (Author) › Visit Amazon's Thomas Merton Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. /5(4). While he wrote it for other monastics, all seekers drawn to explore the full dimensions of prayer will be enriched by his words, especially as they take on added meaning in today's dizzying climate in which monastic prayer flowers is that of the desert, where human comfort is absent, where the secure routines of the 'earthly city' offer no support, and where prayer must be sustained by God in the Brand: Liturgical Press.

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A book about contemplative prayer, what it is and isn /5. The climate in which monastic prayer flowers is that of the desert, where human comfort is absent, where the secure routines of the "earthly city" offer no support, and where prayer must be sustained by God in the purity of faith/5(12).

The book is The Climate of Monastic Prayer, which has also been published under the title Contemplative Prayer. The new edition features a foreword by noted Anglican. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Merton, Thomas, Climate of monastic prayer.

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In a letter from the yearSaint Jerome wrote the following: “The Apostle indeed admonishes us to pray without ceasing (1 Thessalonians ), and with the Saints their very sleep should be a prayer.

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