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Thomas Merton"s dark path

William H. Shannon

Thomas Merton"s dark path

by William H. Shannon

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Published by Farrar, Straus, Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Merton, Thomas, -- 1915-1968.,
  • Contemplation -- History of doctrines -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam H. Shannon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV5091.C7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22308967M
    ISBN 100374520194

    Thomas Merton ( – ) Thomas Merton (Janu Decem ) was an American Trappist monk and author, born in Prades in the Pyrenees-Orientales departement of France.. Merton wrote more than 50 books, poems, and a countless number of essays, reviews, and lectures that have been recorded and g: dark path. Thomas Merton's Dark Path: The Inner Experience of a Contemplative by William H. Shannon really liked it avg rating — 6 ratings — published — 4 editions.

    "This book is a substantial revision of Thomas Merton's dark path: the inner experience of a contemplative"--T.p. verso: Description: p.: illustrations ; 22 cm (pbk.) Other Titles: Thomas Merton's dark path: Responsibility: William H. Shannon. Thomas Merton’s Path to the Palace of Nowhere Through over 9 hours of audio teaching, James Finley shares with us the gifts passed on to him by Thomas Merton at the Abbey of Gethsemani. Jim offers a participatory approach to Merton’s most useful teachings, helping us to discover our true self to disappear into God through daily practices.

      The book explores Merton’s life and writings through his discovery of Holy Wisdom as a path -- in a time of “unspeakable violence” -- into the mystery of God, and thus the mystery of being. "This book is a substantial revision of Thomas Merton's dark path: the inner experience of a contemplative"--Title page verso. Description: pages: illustrations ; 22 cm: Other Titles: Thomas Merton's dark path: Responsibility: William H. Shannon.


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William Shannon is the author of Thomas Merton's Dark Path. He also edited The Hidden Ground of Love, the first volume of Merton's correspondence. William H. ShannonAuthor: William H.

Shannon. Merton is the author of over forty books of poetry, essays, and religious writing, including Mystics and Zen Masters, and The Seven Story Mountain, for which he is best known. His work continues to be widely read to this day.

William Shannon is the author of Thomas Merton's Dark Path.5/5(3). A survey of Merton's mystical career that's too bookish (almost no biographical background), too theological (as if Merton were not also a poet and prophet), too serious (none of Merton's playful wit), and too expository (as opposed to critical)—but for all that not a bad book.

vii, p. ; 22 cm. Thomas Merton's dark path: the inner experience of a contemplative Item PreviewPages: Electronic Books. An ever growing number of books by and about Thomas Merton are now available in electronic format with many more due to be released in the coming months and years.

Complete Journals of Thomas Merton: Run to the Mountain: The Story of a Vocation. Thomas Merton OCSO (Janu – Decem ) was an American Trappist monk, writer, theologian, mystic, poet, social activist, and scholar of comparative religion.

Onhe was ordained to the priesthood and given the name Father Louis. Merton wrote more than 50 books in a period of 27 years, Occupation: Trappist monk, author.

Thomas Merton's dark path. [William H Shannon] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Thomas Merton; Thomas Merton: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William H Shannon.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. In the mystical tradition the "dark," or apophatic way has a long history. It is the way of John of the Cross, of Master Eckhart, of Juliana of Norwich, of the anonymous author of The Cloud of Unknowing, and of Thomas Merton.

This dark path of contemplation that Merton followed, wrote about extensively, and considered the focal point of his life is the subject of William H. Shannon's book. Thomas Merton (–), a Trappist monk, was one of the most well-known Catholic writers of the 20th century.

He was the author of more than 60 books, including the story of his conversion, Seven Storey Mountain, a modern spiritual classic. Yet Merton is a controversial figure. In the last year of his life, he wrote in his journal while Missing: dark path. Thomas Merton on the Dark Night of the Soul “During the ‘dark night’ of the feelings and senses, anxiety is felt in prayer, often acutely.

This is necessary, because this spiritual night marks the transfer of the full, free control of our inner life into the hands of a superior power. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shannon, William Henry, Thomas Merton's dark path.

New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, © (OCoLC) Get this from a library. Thomas Merton's dark path: the inner experience of a contemplative.

[William H Shannon]. Looking for books by Thomas Merton. See all books authored by Thomas Merton, including The Seven Storey Mountain, and New Seeds of Contemplation, and more on A more specialised study of Merton’s place in the apophatic tradition of Christian spirituality is to be found in William H.

Shannon Thomas Merton's Dark Path (FSG, USA). Finally, my own Dark Night Spirituality: Thomas Merton, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Etty Hillesum - Contemplation & the New Paradigm. The following is a list of works about Thomas Merton, publications about Thomas Merton, the Trappist monk from Abbey of bibliography is organized into categories.

A separate list of works by Thomas Merton is also available. quotes from Thomas Merton: 'The beginning of love is the will to let those we love be perfectly themselves, the resolution not to twist them to fit our own image.

If in loving them we do not love what they are, but only their potential likeness to ourselves, then we do not love them: we only love the reflection of ourselves we find in them', 'Art enables us to find ourselves and lose Missing: dark path. Merton is the author of over forty books of poetry, essays, and religious writing, including Mystics and Zen Masters, and The Seven Story Mountain, for which he is best known.

His work continues to be widely read to this day. William Shannon is the author of Thomas Merton's Dark : by Thomas Merton, edited by Patrick F.

O'Connell. Thomas Merton: Master of Attention. by Robert Waldron. Choosing to Love the World. by Thomas Merton, compiled by Jonathan Montaldo.

Thomas Merton: In My Own Words. Pax Intrantibus: A Meditation on the Poetry of Thomas Merton. by Frederick Smock. The Merton Annual - Volume A Book of Hours.As his experience matured, it took on more of the flavor of that dark night through which one passes on the way to oneness with God.

1. Thomas Merton, The Inner Experience, Edited by Brother Patrick Hart and published in Cistercian Studies in eight installments during and ; see Section VI, page File Size: 3MB.