A reflection on the book 'the seven storey mountain' (author: thomas merton) reflected by rev dr george madathiparampil wwwcatholicfaithandlifeorg (you. So, let me tell you why thomas merton's the seven storey mountain has so profoundly left its mark on my spiritual journey merton's spiritual autobiography is a vivid, compelling adventure story of a lost soul searching for healing and wholeness -- for salvation.
875 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 ― thomas merton, the seven storey mountain 337 likes like “instead of hating the people you think are war-makers, hate the appetites and disorder in your own soul, which. A review by anthony t riggio of the book the seven story mountain by thomas merton 1/14/15 his photographic memory brings to life the vivid details of his travels in france and his life journey, in the radiance of merton's sense of history which imbues events and places with a hallowed dimension only the rarest writers can describe. (cns photo/merton legacy trust and the thomas merton center at bellarmine university) this article appears in the take and read feature series view the full series.
The seven storey mountain has 11,220 ratings and 853 reviews lynne said: a trappist monastery is a quiet place i finally read thomas merton’s seven story mountain mostly out of obligation because if you tell anyone you’ve read merton they ask if you’ve read seven story mountain however, given where i was 20 years ago, i doubt.
Thomas merton, the seven storey mountain (new york: harcourt brace jovanovich, 1978): p 423 it tells the unique story of thomas merton, while it shows something of each of us to the mystery of the human self being elicited by grace whether merton realized how profoundly he had tapped into the psyche of all of us in.