Updating Basket....

Sign In
0 Items

BASKET SUMMARY

There are currently no items added to the basket
Sign In
0 Items

BASKET SUMMARY

There are currently no items added to the basket

Man of Dialogue

Thomas Merton's Catholic Vision

Man of Dialogue

Thomas Merton's Catholic Vision

This item is a print on demand title and will be dispatched in 1-3 weeks.

This eBook is available for download by customers in the UK and selected other countries.

Check if this eBook is available in your region

Paperback / softback

£19.99

Friends Scheme

Friends price: £17.99

Join the Friends Scheme for just £10.00 a year
and save 10% on selected titles.

Publisher: Liturgical Press
ISBN: 9780814684603
Number of Pages: 320
Published: 21/11/2021
Width: 14 cm
Height: 21.6 cm
How Catholic was Thomas Merton? Since his death in 1968, Merton's Catholic identity has been regularly questioned, both by those who doubt the authenticity of his Catholicism given his commitment to ecumenical and interreligious dialogue and by those who admire Merton as a thinker but see him as an aberration who rebelled against his Catholicism to articulate ideas that went against the church. In this book, Gregory K. Hillis illustrates that Merton's thought was intertwined with his identity as a Catholic priest and emerged out of a thorough immersion in the church's liturgical, theological, and spiritual tradition. In addition to providing a substantive introduction to Merton's life and thought, this book illustrates that Merton was fundamentally shaped by his identity as a Roman Catholic.

Gregory K. Hillis

Gregory K. Hillis, PhD, is professor of theology at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky. He is a member of the International Thomas Merton Society and has published articles and essays on Merton in Cistercian Studies Quarterly, The Merton Annual, and The Merton Seasonal, as well as in America Magazine and The Tablet.

Friends Scheme

Our online book club offers discounts on hundreds of titles...