Trappists
The Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance (O.C.S.O.: Ordo Cisterciensis Strictioris Observantiae) is a Roman Catholic religious order of cloistered contemplative monastics who follow the Rule ...
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Thomas Merton
Thomas Merton, O.C.S.O. (January 31, 1915 – December 10, 1968) was an American Catholic writer and mystic. A Trappist monk of the Abbey of Gethsemani, Kentucky, he was a poet, social activist, and stu...
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Augustin de Lestrange
Augustin de Lestrange (secular name Louis-Henri de Lestrange) (born in 1754, in the Château de Colombier-le-Vieux, Ardèche, France; died at Lyon, 16 July 1827) was a French Trappist abbot, an exile fr...
Rafael Arnáiz Barón
Rafael Arnáiz Barón, (9 April 1911, Burgos, Spain - 26 April 1938, Dueñas, Palencia, Spain) is a Spanish saint of the Roman Catholic Church. He was a Trappist conventual oblate at the time of his deat...
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André Malet (abbot)
The révérend Père Dom André Malet (1862–1936) was from 1911 to 1936 abbot of the Trappist abbey of Sainte-Marie-du-Désert at Bellegarde-Sainte-Marie in Haute-Garonne. He was also a writer on history,...
Basil Pennington
Dom M. Basil Pennington O.C.S.O. (1931–2005) was a Trappist monk and priest. He was a leading Roman Catholic spiritual writer, speaker, teacher, and director. Pennington was an alumnus of the Pontific...
Robert Graham (colonel)
Robert Graham or Grimes (died 1701), was a Scottish colonel in the English Army and later a Trappist monk.Graham was the son of a certain 'Colonel' William Grimes. He is described in the contemporary ...
Armand Jean le Bouthillier de Rancé
Armand Jean le Bouthillier de Rancé (January 9, 1626 Paris – October 27, 1700 Soligny-la-Trappe), abbot and founder of the Trappist Cistercians.He was originally intended for the Knights of Malt...
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Clement Smyth
Timothy Clement Smyth, OCSO (February 24, 1810 – September 22, 1865) was an Irish born 19th century bishop of the Catholic Church in the United States. He served as the second leader of the Diocese of...
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William Meninger
William Meninger, O.C.S.O. is an American Trappist monk, who is a noted spiritual teacher and the developer of Centering Prayer, a method of prayer which has become widespread throughout the world.
Assassination of the monks of Tibhirine
On the night of 26–27 March 1996, seven monks from the monastery Notre-Dame de l'Atlas of Tibhirine in Algeria, belonging to the Roman Catholic Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance (known as ...
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Justo Gallego Martínez
Justo Gallego Martínez (also known as Don Justo) (born 20 September 1925 in Mejorada del Campo) is a former monk who has been erecting a cathedral-like building in the town of Mejorada del Campo in th...
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Thomas Keating
For the famous art forger of the same name, see Tom Keating.For the American football player of the same name, see Tom Keating (American football).Fr. Thomas Keating, O.C.S.O. (born 7 March 1923) is a...
List of works about Thomas Merton
The following is a list of works about Thomas Merton, publications about Thomas Merton, the Trappist monk from Abbey of Gethsemani. The bibliography is organized into categories. A separate list of ...
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Maria Gabriella Sagheddu
Maria Gabriella Sagheddu, O.C.S.O., was an Italian Trappistine nun, who was born in Sardinia in 1914 and died of tuberculosis in the Trappist monastery of Grottaferrata in 1939, at the age of 25. She ...
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List of works by Thomas Merton
Below is a bibliography of published works written by Thomas Merton, the Trappist monk of The Abbey of Our Lady of Gethsemani. Several of the works listed here have been published posthumously. The wo...
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Charles de Foucauld
Blessed Charles Eugène de Foucauld (15 September 1858 – 1 December 1916) was a French Catholic religious and priest living among the Tuareg in the Sahara in Algeria. He was assassinated in 1916 outsid...
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Martinus Dom
Dom Martinus Dom, O.C.R., (24 December 1791 – 9 December 1873) was a Belgian Trappist monk. He served as the first abbot of the Trappist Abbey of Westmalle, where he founded the Westmalle Brewer...
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Franz Pfanner
Franz Pfanner (born at Langen, Vorarlberg, Austria, 1825; died at Emaus, South Africa, 24 May 1909) was an Austrian Trappist monk, founder of Mariannhill Abbey in South Africa.
In 1838 he attended...
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