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A Retreat With Thomas Merton Audiobook

A Retreat With Thomas Merton: Becoming Who We Are

Acting as narrator and retreat codirector, author Anthony T. Padovano shares selected aspects of Merton’s life story, inviting us to get in touch with our own stories, our own spiritual journeys. The retreat is an invitation to meet God in the ordinary events of the day. Padovano traces Merton’s biography but deals with it in terms of the values and vision it engendered for himself and others.
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Acting as narrator and retreat codirector, author Anthony T. Padovano shares selected aspects of Merton’s life story, inviting us to get in touch with our own stories, our own spiritual journeys. The retreat is an invitation to meet God in the ordinary events of the day. Padovano traces Merton’s biography but deals with it in terms of the values and vision it engendered for himself and others.

©1995 Anthony T. Padovano (P)2001 St. Anthony Messenger Press

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    In today's world of instant gratification and the desire for social acceptance, Thomas Merton reminds us of the truest meaning of life which is the interior life.

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    A book that should be taken to heart. A beautiful collection of stories that are organized and presented so beautifully about the life of a man that one can't help but love.

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    a narrator with some personality. I'm not sure if he was a computer or a real person


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