For twenty-seven years, renowned and beloved monk Thomas Merton
(1915-1968) belonged to Our Lady of Gethsemani, a Trappist
monastery established in 1848 amid the hills and valleys near
Bardstown, Kentucky. In Thomas Merton's Gethsemani, dramatic
black-and-white photographs by Harry L. Hinkle and artful text by
Merton scholar Monica Weis converge in a unique experience for
lovers of Merton.
Hinkle was allowed unprecedented access to many areas inside... more...