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Thomas Merton

Thomas Merton (1915–1968)

Thomas Merton is renowned as one of the most influential American spiritual writers and social activists of the 20th century. His autobiography The Seven Storey Mountain has sold more than one million copies, and...

Customer Reviews for Choosing to Love the World

By Barbara B
Date Added: Saturday 7 December 2013
A wonderful compilation of significant Merton writings. A must for any follower of Merton. I have used this book in a group over a year, and now as a gift.
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By Vivian Andary
Date Added: Saturday 14 April 2012
I love this book. Thomas Keating's writing is eloquent, and spiritually uplifting. I would highly recommend it.
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By Elizabeth Claman
Date Added: Sunday 25 December 2011
This was purchased as a present for my daughter. Before giving it to her I took some time to read parts of it, and found it--like all Thomas Merton's writings--deep, inspiring, moving and insightful. My daughter was very excited to receive it, being a big fan of his as well
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By Wayne Roth
Date Added: Wednesday 19 October 2011
This is a great collection of essays by Thomas Merton. If you are a highlighter, forget it with this book: all you will do is highlight.
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