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)

The Quickening of St. John the Baptist

my photo from Cathedral  Night is our diocese and silence is our ministry Poverty our charity and helplessness our tongue-tied sermon. B...