Spirituality in Thomas Merton with Roberto Cetera
Thomas Merton is one of the greatest spiritual masters of the 1900s. His publications have spread the seed of the Word in the world, making many converts. The Cistercian monk was a personal friend of two Popes and an exponent of the movement for peace in the 1960s.
Thomas Merton was the experimental initiator of inter-monastic and inter-religious dialogue and the most eloquent and accessible spiritual figure of the 20th century, an exemplary, creative and spiritual monk at the same time.
In this course the student will learn about his life and the characteristics of his spirituality through his works and the environment in which he lived.