New PDF release: A Monk's Alphabet: Moments of Stillness in a Turning World

By Jeremy Driscoll

ISBN-10: 1590303733

ISBN-13: 9781590303733

ISBN-10: 1590304624

ISBN-13: 9781590304624

From the time of the wilderness fathers to our personal "post-Christian" age, the literature of monastic knowledge has supplied notion for these folks who lead traditional lives on the earth. Father Jeremy Driscoll, a poet and theologian who's additionally a Benedictine monk, brings the style into the twenty-first century with this exquisitely written choice of reflections on lifestyles from a monastic standpoint. no matter if reflecting at the information of the cloistered existence, or looking at the weirdness of yankee tradition, explaining an exceptional aspect of Catholic theology to a baby, or meditating at the flight of a seagull over the glittering ocean at dawn, Fr. Jeremy’s voice either enchants and provokes us to extra contemplation. The 189 meditations are prepared through brief titles in alphabetical order to stress that the reader should still strategy them in random type, with out preconceived principles, so one can be open to the place they lead the guts and mind.

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