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In Praise of the Useless Life: A Monk's Memoir

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In Praise of the Useless Life: A Monk's Memoir - Quenon, Paul, Brother, and Iyer, Pico (Foreword by)
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Winner of two 2019 Catholic Press Association Awards: Memoir (First Place) and Cover Design (Second Place). Monastic life and its counter-cultural wisdom come alive in the stories and lessons of Br. Paul Quenon, O.C.S.O., during his more than five decades as a Trappist at the Abbey of Gethsemani. He served as a novice under Thomas Merton and he also welcomed some of the monastery's more well-known visitors, including Sr. Helen Prejean and Seamus Heaney, to Merton's hermitage. In Praise of the Useless Life includes ...

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In Praise of the Useless Life: A Monk's Memoir 2018, Ave Maria Press

ISBN-13: 9781594717598

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