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᠔ [PDF]- Download The Cloister Walk ᡐ Book Author Kathleen Norris ᢋ ᠔ [PDF]- Download The Cloister Walk ᡐ Book Author Kathleen Norris ᢋ Why would a married woman with a thouroughly Protestant background and often doubt than faith be drawn to the ancient practice of monasticism, where days are centered around a rigid schedule of prayer, work, and scripture This is the question that Kathleen Norris asks herself as she found herself surprisingly on two extended residencies at a Benedictine monastery Yet upon leaving the monastery, she felt transformed, as the daily events of her life on the Great plains from her morning walk to her going to sleep gradually took on new meaning Once in the monastery, Norris found that time slowed down, offering a new perspective on community, family, and even small town life. The Cloister Walk Kathleen Norris The seems to do this with greater facility and effect than Dakota A Spiritual Geography In Walk, Norris, an apathetic Christian turned agnostic yearning Protestant, relates her experiences physical spiritual as oblate the Benedictines by Goodreads recounts communal experience monks at St John s Abbey in Minnesota author is outsider Catholic faith, especially community of celibate men Customer reviews Walk out stars has some good moments, particularly regard Benedictine By Scott Webber on March , general Penguin a new opportunity discover remarkable writer huge, wise heart you want share great discovery, giving work gift or simply shove copy face friend, saying, Read award winning, bestselling Amazing Grace Vocabulary Faith Her poems have appeared New Yorker various anthologies, Books Review Leadership University Riverhead Books pp Reviewed Molly Finn first time I read was somewhat interested, irritated fact that married, Protestant poet transplanted from York City small town plains South ReadingGroupGuides Part memoir, part meditation, movingly written thought provoking record woman spent traditional monastery Paperback Yorker, own three volumes poetry She divides between Hawaii Analysis eNotes Oct preface, writes result immersion into liturgical world, intervals study were comprise one year but which, for her, took nearly describes nine month stay where she oblate, who offered herself God As freelance interviewed nuns variety topics, researched classical writings which inform practice The Cloister Walk

    • Kindle
    • 385 pages
    • 1573225843
    • The Cloister Walk
    • Kathleen Norris
    • English
    • 2016-02-19T20:53+03:00