Waters of Siloe
ISBN10: 0156949547 ISBN13: 9780156949545 Publisher: Lightning Source Inc Published: Nov 1 1979 Pages: 377 Weight: 1.05lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.50" Language: English
An examination of the roots of the Cistercian Order, founded in 1098, its development and waning, and the seventeenth-century reforms by the Abb de Ranc , which began the second flowering that continues today. Throughout, Merton illuminates the purposes of monasticism. Index; photographs.