BOOK LAUNCHES …
… for my new book, Thomas Merton and the Noonday Demon: The Camaldoli Correspondence (Eugene, OR: Wipf and Stock, 2015)
Merton, the outstanding Christian spiritual writer of the 20th century, was one of the four great Americans mentioned by the Pope when he spoke to the US Congress in September–Lincoln, King, Dorothy Day–and Merton! He was in good company–as were the others!
Christ Church Cathedral, Burrard and Georgia, Vancouver – January 10, 2016
Sunday, Jan 10, 9:15 – 9:55 am, Park Room, (enter by lower door on Burrard): copies on sale at author’s price ($30CAN, cash or cheque only, pls).
Seattle – January 21, 2016
Thursday, Jan 21, 7:00 pm, Interfaith Community Sanctuary, 1763 NW 62nd Street, in the Ballard neighborhood. Presentation, Q+A, refreshments, book signing. Books for sale at author’s price ($25 US, cash or check only, please).
The book is also available from the publisher, Wipf and Stock (orders:wipfandstock.com) for $35US.
TWO SESSIONS ON ISRAEL-PALESTINE
Sundays, January 17 and February 21: King of Life Lutheran Church, 1198 Falcon Drive, Coquitlam, 9 – 10 am: what does the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, now in its 69th year, mean for Christians and for the Church?