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The universal monk [electronic resource] : the way of the new monastics / John Michael Talbot.

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  • ISBN: 9780814639511 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0814639518 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xii, 231 p.)
  • Publisher: Collegeville, Minn. : Liturgical Press, c2011.

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Formatted Contents Note: Basics -- New -- Universal -- What is a monk? -- Kinds of monks, monasteries, and seekers -- Solitude and monos -- Silence and speech -- Stillness and ministry -- Integration -- The cross : spirit, soul, and body -- Meditation -- Lectio divina -- Common prayer : the Liturgy of the hours -- A walk through the liturgy -- Obedience -- Chastity -- Poverty -- Conversion of life -- Stability -- New members -- Conflicts and community -- Leadership : spiritual fathers and mothers and elders -- Ministry -- Appendix 1 : socioreligious perspectives -- Appendix 2 : the home church movement and the universal monasticism.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Christian life > Catholic authors.
Monastic and religious life > Miscellanea.
Communities > Religious aspects > Catholic Church.
Genre: Electronic books.

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