The spiritual and psychological insights of these essays were nurtured in a monastic milieu, but their issues are universally human. Thomas Merton lays a foundation for personal growth, and transformation through fidelity to "our own truth and inner being". Merton's main focus is our desire and need to attain "a fully human and personal identity".This classic appears in a newly restored and corrected edition and is the inaugural volume of Gethsemani Studies, a series of books that explores, through the twin perspectives of psychology and religion, the dynamics and depths of being fully human.
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Book Description Allen & Unwin, 1980. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Contemplation in a World of Action (A mandala book) This book is in good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages will be missing from the book. The spine of the book is still in great condition and the front cover is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. Shipping is normally same day from our UK warehouse. We offer a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780042480114
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Book Description Unwin Hyman, 1980. Paperback. Book Condition: good. 0042480116 Offers his vision of a revitalized monastic system as a dynamic centre of spiritual growth that could become the source of strength & guidance for a whole society. 1980 pgs sl tanned. Bookseller Inventory # 000924
Book Description Mandala Books/Unwin, London, 1980. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Fine. First Thus. Intro. by Jean Leclercq. As issued. xxviii,384 pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 013909
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