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The Seven Storey Mountain tells of the growing restlessness of a brilliant and passionate young man, who at the age of twenty-six, takes vows in one of the most demanding Catholic orders—the Trappist monks.
Presentation by Daniel Horan, OFM, in the Rector's Forum at All Saints Church, Pasadena, on Sunday, December 20, 2015.
And he said, when you’re really encountering God, God is not a thing. God is more like nothing. So when you enter into the depth of prayer, it’s like encountering nothingness.” - Paul Quenon
You do not need to know precisely what is happening, or exactly where it is all going. What you need is to recognize the possibilities and challenges offered by the present moment, and to embrace them with courage, faith and hope.
Thomas Merton, the famed spiritual writer, died on 10 December 1968.
Reason is in fact the path to faith, and faith takes over when reason can say no more.
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