The Contribution of Monastic Life to the Church and the World: Essays in Celebration of the Fiftieth Anniversary of Mount Saviour Monastery.

By: Boler, Martin and Anthony J. Cernera. (editors).

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8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; viii - 199 pp. Brown cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. Illustrated with 14 pages of black and white photographs in a center section entitled "Mount Saviour Monastery: A Photogrpahic Record". The monastery is located in Pine City, upstate New York, about 90 kilometres due west of Binghampton and 60 kilometres south west of Ithaca. Contents: 1 - "The Meaning and Purpose of this Benedictine Moment" by Jerome Kodell, 2 - "Common Origins, 1922-1937" by Gottfried Burkhard Neunheuser, 3 - "The Influence of Maria Laach on Mount Saviour Monastery" by Martin Boler, 4 - "The Art of Christian and Monastic Life" by Timothy Kelly, 5 - "Ways of Encounter" by John T. Noonan Jr., 6 - "Simplicity: A Monastic and Christian Ideal" by Marie Julianne Farrington, 7 - "Benedictine Peace: A Meditation on Time" by Charles Dumont, 8 - "Monastic Contributions to Church and World: An Oblate's Reflection" by Anthony J. Cernera, 9 - "Ruminations on the Life of St. Benedict" by Frank T. Griswold, 10 - "A Voice for the Praying Church" by Mary Collins, 11 - "The Contribution of Monastic Life to the Church and the World" by Jeremy Driscoll, 12 - "Philosophy to Poetry: Faith as a Way of Knowing in John of the Cross and Edith Stein" by David B. Burrell, 13 - "Living the Gospel in Today's Unforgiving World" by Camille D'Arienzo. Signed and dated with an inscription by the editiors along with the signatures of 10 of the monks from Mount Saviour Monastery on the verso of the front free end paper. ; Signed by Author

Title: The Contribution of Monastic Life to the Church and the World: Essays in Celebration of the Fiftieth Anniversary of Mount Saviour Monastery.

Author Name: Boler, Martin and Anthony J. Cernera. (editors).

Categories: Catholic - Parish Histories, Catholic - Church History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Fairfield, Connecticut., Sacred Heart University Press.: 2006

ISBN Number: 1888112123

ISBN Number 13: 9781888112122

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30433

Keywords: Catholic; Monasticism; Monks; Benedictine; Maria Laach; Simplicity; Oblate; St. Benedict; Philosophy; Poetry; St. John of the Cross; Edith Stein; Carmelite;