Thomas Merton the Development of a Spiritual Theologian

Author: Grayston, Donald
Year:1985
Pages:220
ISBN:0-88946-758-7
978-0-88946-758-3
Price:179.95
This closely detailed analysis of five versions of Thomas Merton's classic work in spirituality, Seeds of Contemplation, traces and documents Merton's growth as a Christian contemplative and spiritual theologian between the years 1948 and 1961.

Reviews

"Grayston's meticulous research stands as another witness to the spiritual power which Merton continues to exert . . . ." - Journal of the American Academy of Religion

"[Grayston's] careful study can help any reader understand Merton in his complexity" - Theological Studies

"recommended to all libraries serving specialists" - Choice