Reading Guides, Volume 9

Thomas Merton – Intro Reading Guide to His Books

Thomas_Merton

Sunday is the birthday of Thomas Merton, born 31 January 1915.

Merton was a monk who not only wrote elegantly about contemplative life, but also was a gifted poet and social critic. Here is an introductory guide to some of the Best Thomas Merton books . I’ve included an excerpt, where possible with each of the books.

8. Contemplative Prayer

Merton was largely responsible for introducing monastic practices to a broader lay audience. This volume is a superb example of precisely that.
 

 




 

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