Thomas Merton

Thomas Merton

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: American

Occupation: Author

Biography: Thomas Merton, O.C.S.O. was an Anglo-American Catholic writer and mystic. A Trappist monk of the Abbey of Gethsemani, Kentucky, he was a poet, social activist, and student of comparative religion. In 1949, he was ordained to the priesthood and given the name Father Louis.

Source/Notes: Conjectures of a Guilty Bystander (2009 edition), Image - ISBN: 9780307589521

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Source/Notes: No Man is an Island (2005 edition), Shambhala Publications - ISBN: 9781590302538

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