Dwelling in the Wilderness
Dwelling in the Wilderness1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Vancouver School of Theology6015 Walter Gage Road
Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z1
Dwelling in the Wilderness: Place, Landscape, and the Sacred Among Catholic Monks in the American West. A monk’s purpose is to seek God, and monks in Roman Catholic tradition are specifically called to seek God in place. This is why 12th-century Trappist monk Stephen Harding called monks lovers of the place. By devoting their lives to a single community . . .