Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology

Visual Meditations from Thomas Merton’s Abbey of Gethsemini

Dates: Fall 2011- Winter 2012

Visual Mediations from Thomas Merton's Abbey of Gethsemani offers three components which, together, provide a glimpse into the history and life of the monks of The Abbey of Our Lady of Gethsemani (Kentucky). The exhibit includes restored stained glass panels from the windows of the Neo-Gothic church of the Abbey, photography and poetry by the Abbey monks, and media clips by and about the monks, including its most well-known member, Fr. Thomas Louis Merton.


Assumption of the Virgin Mary 










“In the Cloister” by Br. Brian Quenon, OCSO










Father Louis
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