As We Knew Him: Reflections on M. Basil Pennington

As We Knew Him: Reflections on M. Basil Pennington

by Michael Moran
     
 

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M. Basil Pennington lived more than 50 years as a Cistercian monk and priest, called to a life of solitude and silence, prayer and contemplation. During that half century, he also traveled the world teaching, wrote dozens of books, and was a founder of the Centering Prayer movement and several national and international organizations. Who was this dynamic and deeply…  See more details below

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M. Basil Pennington lived more than 50 years as a Cistercian monk and priest, called to a life of solitude and silence, prayer and contemplation. During that half century, he also traveled the world teaching, wrote dozens of books, and was a founder of the Centering Prayer movement and several national and international organizations. Who was this dynamic and deeply spiritual man?

Contributors include Thomas Keating, Laurence Freeman, E. Glenn Hinson, Werner Erhard, members of Basil's immediate family, and many others. As We Knew Him also includes a previously unpublished autobiographical reflection by M. Basil Pennington himself.

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ISBN-13:
9781557255396
Publisher:
Paraclete Press
Publication date:
05/01/2008
Pages:
207
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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