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Moling in Meditation – A Psalter for an Early Irish Monk

Moling in Meditation – A Psalter for an Early Irish Monk

The present work contains poems and meditations voiced by Paul Murray for Moling, an Irish monk and poet of the 7th century. In the Irish tradition, Moling is the figure who most resembles St Francis of Assisi. He is a man, a saint, whose presence resists linear history, who yet walks toward us in wonder and myth. In Moling in Meditation, the poems, though quiet in their form and expression, represent nevertheless a fresh and, at times, bold exploration of states of soul and psyche which, in almost every age, accompany the spiritual journey.

Paul Murray

  • St Augustine's Press
  • 9781587315190
  • 90 pages
  • €20
  • Hardback
  • United States
  • Poetry by individual poets

Eastwood