By Matthew Kelty,William O. Paulsell
Matthew Kelty, a local of Boston, has been a monk of Gethsemani considering 1960. sooner than that he served as an energetic priest within the Society of the Divine notice, either within the States, and in Papua New Guinea. His earlier books contain Flute Solo (Sheed, Andrews & McMeel), Sermons within the Monastery, Cal of the Wild ducks, and Singing for the Kingdom (Cistercian Publications).
He was once a amateur of Thomas Merton, who later selected him as his confessor. After a few years at Gethsemani, he turned a hermit for ten years in Papua New Guinea. After returning to the monastery, he grew to become chaplain to the site visitors and retreatants, to whom he gave a non secular convention every one night after Compline.
Gethsemani Homilies: Revised and Enlarged Edition used to be first released by way of the Franciscan Press in Quincy, Illinois, yet after a short while the click closed down, and the manuscript was once lower back to Gethsemani. The editor, William O. Paulsell, has revised and enlarged the variation that we have got here.
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