Praying the Psalms

Praying the Psalms

4.09 (475 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Expected delivery to the United States in 8-11 business days.

Not ordering to the United States? Click here.


In Bread in the Wilderness, Merton looks at the psalms as poetry; in this book he regards them as prayer. Guiding the reader through the more representative psalms, he explains why the Church also considers the psalms as the best way to praise God.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 48 pages
  • 108 x 178 x 3mm | 58.97g
  • Collegeville, MN, United States
  • English
  • 0814605486
  • 9780814605486
  • 67,109

About Thomas Merton, OCSO

Thomas Merton (1915-1968), Catholic convert, Cistercian monk and hermit, poet, contemplative, social critic, and pioneer of interreligious dialogue, was a seminal figure of twentieth-century American Christianity. The one hundredth anniversary of his birth is being celebrated in 2015.
show more

Rating details

475 ratings
4.09 out of 5 stars
5 39% (187)
4 37% (175)
3 19% (89)
2 3% (16)
1 2% (8)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X