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Creator Atkinson, Morgan C.
Other Creators Duckworks, Inc
Title The abbey of Gethsemani: a school of the Lord’s service [videorecording] as told by the monks who live there / written and produced by Morgan Atkinson.
Object Name Videodisc, Digital
Date 2009/ /
Other Number KYVR 0006
Description "A School of the Lord’s Service is an invitation to see, hear and appreciate more fully the essence of the monastic lifestyle as lived at the Abbey of Gethsemani in rural Kentucky. This twenty-five minute program explores worship, work and the rhythm of daily life within the Trappist community which was the home of the acclaimed spiritual writer Thomas Merton. Allowed remarkable access the producer’s cameras capture the simplicity of ancient traditions while also showing how the monks adjust to modern times. The brothers of Gethsemani have been in Kentucky since 1848 but their quest is timeless. A School of the Lord’s Service brings their search to life in vivid and enlightening ways.."--Container.
Admin / Biog History [Louisville, Ky.] : Duckworks, Inc., 2009.
People Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968
Search Terms Abbey of Our Lady of Gethsemani (Trappist, KY)
Monastic and religious life
Trappists
Catalog Number 2010.32.10
Dates of Creation 2009
Extent 1 videodisc (25 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.