The Merton Prayer

Wednesday, January 31, 2024; 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Facilitator(s): Steven Denny


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On the birthday of Thomas Merton, we will dig deeply into the Merton Prayer, which is a gut-wrenchingly honest reaching out to God and looking inward to view our true and false selves. Each phrase of the prayer will be examined and reflections shared.

Wednesday, January 31, 2024

6:30pm – 8:00pm
Cost: $15

A basic familiarity with Zoom is expected of participants.

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About the Facilitators

Steven Denny

Steven Denny is a scholar, attorney, certified mediator, and ordained clergy who lives in Oak Park, Illinois. He has spent time at the Gethsemane Trappist Monaster and is author of The Merton Prayer: An Exercise in Authenticity. He has an MA in Old Testament; and a law degree from the University of Illinois—Chicago.