Thomas Merton

Selected Works by Thomas Merton

For further titles see the author entry in the library catalog.

Selected Biographies of Thomas Merton

Studies of Merton's Thought

Bibliographies

Other Media

  • Beauty is From God. Sound Recording. Kansas City, MO: Credence Cassettes : National Catholic Reporter, 1988. Merton relates pleasure, art and contemplation and finds God in all three. (BX 4705 M54 B428)
  • Love Casts Out Fear. Sound Recording. Kansas City, MO: Credence Cassettes : National Catholic Reporter, 1988. Merton discusses the theology of love of St. Bernard. (BX 4705 M54 A6 L68)
  • Monastic Spirituality. Sound Recording. Kansas City, MO: Credence Cassettes : National Catholic Reporter, 1988. Merton explains the key elements of a monk's spirituality, especially the inner heart of poverty and the longing for God. (BX 4705 M54 A6 M66c)

Internet Resources

  • The Abbey of Gethsemani This site provides information about Merton's Abbey and the Trappist order; it is also a good source of information about Merton and his writings.
  • FireWatch dedicated to distributing information on the works of Thomas Merton and on religious contemplation in general.
  • The Thomas Merton Collection at St. Joseph's College Provides glimpses of the Merton Collection at Wellehan Library of St. Joseph's College, Maine. Photographs of Merton together with excerpts from his writings are featured.
  • The Thomas Merton Foundation This site is hosted by The Thomas Merton Center at Bellarmine College. In 1967, Merton made Bellarmine the official repository for his manuscripts, letters, journals, etc. A good source of links to other related web pages.
  • The Thomas Merton Society of Great Britain and Ireland The society seeks to encourage the publication of works by or about Thomas Merton and publishes The Merton Journal twice yearly. This is another good source of links.