No Mirror, No Light -- Just This! Merton's Discovery of Global Wisdom

Cannon, Nassif
November 2010
Merton Annual;2010, Vol. 23, p184
Academic Journal
This essay meditates on the role of theologian Thomas Merton as a model of the seeker of universal wisdom in a Christian context and the final integration of one's true self. It focuses on the spiritual journey of Merton to guide and shape the individuality of people and their personhood by having knowledge of the good and evil and becoming a mirror of love and life. It also explains the inner transformation, growth in wisdom and grace that Merton believed in.


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