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By Thomas Merton,Patrick F. O'Connell,John Eudes Bamberger

ISBN-10: 0879070412

ISBN-13: 9780879070410

As grasp of beginners for ten years (1955–1965) on the Cistercian Abbey of Our woman of Gethsemani in Kentucky, Thomas Merton was once chargeable for the religious formation of younger males getting ready for monastic occupation. during this quantity, 3 comparable units of Merton’s meetings on old and modern records governing the lives of the clergymen are released for the 1st time:

• at the Carta Caritatis, or constitution of Charity, the foundational record of the Order of Cîteaux
• at the Consuetudines, the twelfth-century number of customs and laws of the Order
• at the twentieth-century Constitutions of the Order, the elemental ideas during which Merton and his scholars truly lived on the time

those meetings shape a necessary a part of the final photograph of Cistercian monastic existence that Merton supplied as a part of his venture of “initiation into the monastic culture” that's obtrusive within the large number of classes that he prepare and taught over the interval of his mastership.

As Abbot John Eudes Bamberger, ocso, himself a former pupil of Merton, notes in his preface to this quantity, “The texts offered during this current ebook finally gave upward push to the Cistercian approach of non secular dwelling that maintains to give a contribution to the Church’s witness during this new millennium. This book is a witness to the method of transformation that guarantees the continuity of the Catholic monastic culture that witnesses to the God who, as Saint Augustine saw is ‘ever previous and ever new.’”

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As grasp of beginners for ten years (1955–1965) on the Cistercian Abbey of Our woman of Gethsemani in Kentucky, Thomas Merton used to be answerable for the non secular formation of younger males getting ready for monastic occupation. during this quantity, 3 comparable units of Merton’s meetings on old and modern records governing the lives of the clergymen are released for the 1st time: • at the Carta Caritatis, or constitution of Charity, the foundational record of the Order of Cîteaux • at the Consuetudines, the twelfth-century number of customs and rules of the Order • at the twentieth-century Constitutions of the Order, the fundamental ideas in which Merton and his scholars truly lived on the time those meetings shape a necessary a part of the general photo of Cistercian monastic lifestyles that Merton supplied as a part of his venture of “initiation into the monastic culture” that's obvious within the extensive number of classes that he prepare and taught over the interval of his mastership.

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