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Author Turak, August, author.

Title Brother John : a monk, a pilgrim, and the purpose of life / August Turak ; with paintings at Mepkin Abbey by Glenn Harrington ; edited by Lee Titus Elliott.

Publication Info. Franklin, Tennesse : Clovercroft Publishing, [2018]
©2018
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 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  248.4 TUR    AVAILABLE
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Description 43 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Awards Templeton Prize 2004, Power Of Purpose Grand Prize
Summary "Brother John is the true story of a monastic encounter between the author, going through a mid-life crisis, and an umbrella wielding Trappist monk. A magical Christmas Eve encounter that eventually leads the author and us all to the redemptive power of an authentically purposeful life. Uplifting, deeply moving, and set in the magnificent Trappist monastery of Mepkin Abbey, Brother John is dramatically brought to life by over twenty full color paintings by Glenn Harrington, a multiple award-winning artist." --Publisher description.
Subject Turak, August.
Trappists -- Spiritual life.
Abbey of Our Lady of Mepkin (Moncks Corner, S.C.)
Abbey of Our Lady of Mepkin (Moncks Corner, S.C.) -- Pictorial works.
Spiritual life -- Catholic Church.
Conduct of life -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Monastic and religious life.
Spiritual retreats -- South Carolina -- Moncks Corner.
Added Author Harrington, Glenn, illustrator.
Elliott, Lee Titus, editor.
ISBN 9781945507946
1945507942
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