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Monastic and religious life

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

M. Basil Pennington OCSO Archive

 Collection
Identifier: 01-exws_mbpennington
Abstract Papers of Father M. Basil Pennington, OCSO, TrappistĀ  monk who wrote extensively on Catholic contemplative practices and was associated with the Centering Prayer movement at St. Joseph's Abbey in Spencer, Massachusetts. Drafts and typescripts of articles and books, serials and periodicals containing articles by or about Pennington, notes, correspondence, multi-media, also includes genealogical research concerning the Pennington family.
Dates: 1951-2003; Majority of material found within 1964-2000; Other: Date acquired: 12/07/1995

"One Yet Two: Monastic Traditions East and West," galley proof, 1975

 Item — Box 42, Folder: 6, Object: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection is divided into four series: 1) Audio-visual materials 2) Graphic materials 3) The M. Basil Pennington, OCSO Papers - 236 archival boxes and 4) The Pennington Family Collection - 50 archival boxes. The first three series cover the career of Father M. Basil Pennington, OCSO (1931-2005) as a Trappist monk and focuses largely on his writings and presentations on centering prayer, as well as his involvement in ecumenism and interfaith relations. It is comprised primarily of...
Dates: 1975