The Resource Bread in the wilderness, Thomas Merton

Bread in the wilderness, Thomas Merton

Label
Bread in the wilderness
Title
Bread in the wilderness
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Merton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
One of Father Thomas Merton's best books, movingly expounding on one of the most beautiful parts of the Bible, the Psalms, presented here as a facsimile reissue of the 1953 classic illustrated book, designed by Alvin Lustig
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1915-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Merton, Thomas
Dewey number
248.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BS1430.2
LC item number
.M445 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A New Directions classic
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catholic Church
  • Spiritual life
Label
Bread in the wilderness, Thomas Merton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1953
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-146)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Le devot Christ -- Prologue -- Part I: Psalms and contemplation -- Contemplation in the liturgy -- The testimony of tradition -- Meanings in scripture -- Songs of the city of God -- Errors to avoid -- Part II: Poetry, symbolism and typology -- Part III: Sacramenta scripturarum -- Words as signs and "sacraments" -- Transformation in discovery -- "Visible mysteries" -- "When Israel came out of Egypt" -- Part IV: The perfect law of liberty -- "Thou hast opened my ears" -- From praise to ecstasy -- Part V: The shadow of they wings -- Dark lighting -- The silence of the Psalms
Control code
ocm36215002
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
146 pages
Isbn
9780811213486
Lccn
97000509
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)36215002
Label
Bread in the wilderness, Thomas Merton
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1953
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-146)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Le devot Christ -- Prologue -- Part I: Psalms and contemplation -- Contemplation in the liturgy -- The testimony of tradition -- Meanings in scripture -- Songs of the city of God -- Errors to avoid -- Part II: Poetry, symbolism and typology -- Part III: Sacramenta scripturarum -- Words as signs and "sacraments" -- Transformation in discovery -- "Visible mysteries" -- "When Israel came out of Egypt" -- Part IV: The perfect law of liberty -- "Thou hast opened my ears" -- From praise to ecstasy -- Part V: The shadow of they wings -- Dark lighting -- The silence of the Psalms
Control code
ocm36215002
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
146 pages
Isbn
9780811213486
Lccn
97000509
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)36215002

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