Saturday, April 16, 2016

Zen Catholicism


calligraphy by Thomas Merton

In some notes that Merton prepared for an exhibition of his calligraphic drawings, he writes:
“Neither rustic nor urbane, Eastern nor Western, perhaps can be called expressions of Zen Catholicism”. (from a notebook in the TMC collection)

All the world shone with thy lightning and the troubled earth shook - Two Days in August

Two days in August Chris McDonnell  Catholic Times (UK) / Friday August 9 th  2019 This week is marked by two significant dates f...