Saturday, January 19, 2008

novice master - audio/videos

Gabrielle at Contemplative Haven has links to 4 You-tube audio/videos of Merton's talks to the novices. I used to have a lot of Merton's talks on cassettes and I would listen to them in the car. It's really nice to hear him again. Gabrielle introduces these talks with some good remarks from Monica Furlong, author of "Merton, a Biography". Thank you, Gabrielle.


  1. My pleasure, Beth. It's such a joy to hear him!

  2. Hello, yes I posted the links to the Jesus prayer videos on my site with a daily reflection by one of our jesuits here at Crieghton. Thanks for posting them on youtube Gabrielle.

  3. Marc, you're welcome, but just to let you know that it wasn't myself who created the YouTubes; I found them on a YouTube channel called Journeys2008, and I embedded them on my blog with a link to his Channel. Journeys2008 gets all the credit!


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