Seeking in Solitude: A Study of Select Forms of Eremitic Life and Practice

Seeking in Solitude: A Study of Select Forms of Eremitic Life and Practice

by Bernadette McNary-Zak
     
 

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Seeking in Solitude examines select forms of contemporary Roman Catholic eremitic life and practice in the United States. Given the sustained presence of, and increased interest in, the eremitic life and practice, this book responds to the question of the place of the hermit in American Catholicism in a way that neither mystifies nor mythologizes it, but rather

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Seeking in Solitude examines select forms of contemporary Roman Catholic eremitic life and practice in the United States. Given the sustained presence of, and increased interest in, the eremitic life and practice, this book responds to the question of the place of the hermit in American Catholicism in a way that neither mystifies nor mythologizes it, but rather attempts to understand it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781606089699
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
06/02/2014
Series:
Princeton Theological Monograph Series
Pages:
162
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.35(d)

Meet the Author

Bernadette McNary-Zak is Associate Professor of Religious Studies at Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee.

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