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Author QuotedDavid Knowles o.s.b.
Title QuotedReligious Orders in England
Date (Year/Month/Day)1948/09/07
Imprint[S.l.] : [s.n.]. 1948
QuotationIn Dom David Knowles' new book (Religious Orders in England [volume I of 3, Cambridge, 1948]) I found a few fine sentences on St. Francis and they got me all up in the air about poverty. Still, with the grace of God I might be able to do something about it, because it doesn't seem to be much use in going on as I am now. Today we were cleaning out that room and I got rid of a lot of things I don't really need.
JournalEntering the Silence: Becoming a Monk and Writer. The Journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 2, 1941-1952.; Edited by Jonathan Montaldo. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1996, p. 230
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