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Basil Pennington
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M. Basil Pennington, O.C.S.O. is Abbot of the Abbey of Our Lady of the Holy Spirit, in Conyers, Georgia, and travels widely as a teacher and lecturer on Christian spirituality. He is a member of the Religious Life Committee for the Conference of Major Superiors of Men in the United States, and the author of O Holy Mountain and Daily We Touch Him.

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Call to the Center

Written by Basil Pennington


Format: Trade Paperback, 206 pages
Publisher: Image
On Sale: February 1, 1990
Price: $15.00

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Call to the Center

Written by Basil Pennington


Format: eBook, 208 pages
Publisher: Image
On Sale: March 23, 2011
Price: $11.99

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Centered Living

Written by Basil Pennington


Format: Trade Paperback, 216 pages
Publisher: Galilee Trade
On Sale: August 1, 1988
Price: $15.00

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Centered Living

Written by Basil Pennington


Format: eBook, 216 pages
Publisher: Galilee Trade
On Sale: December 29, 2010
Price: $11.99

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Centering Prayer
Renewing an Ancient Christian Prayer Form
Written by Basil Pennington


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Image
On Sale: August 17, 1982
Price: $15.00

Blending the best of Eastern spiritual exercises with Western Christian prayer traditions, this classic work provides valuable instruction for achieving the highest possible communication with God. An eminently practical book that has sold more than one million copies since its original publication in 1982, Centering Prayer has been reissued to offer... Read more >
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Centering Prayer
Renewing an Ancient Christian Prayer Form
Written by Basil Pennington


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Image
On Sale: December 15, 2010
Price: $13.99

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Daily We Follow Him
Learning Discipleship from Peter
Written by Basil Pennington


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: Galilee Trade
On Sale: January 6, 1987
Price: $15.00

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Daily We Follow Him
Learning Discipleship from Peter
Written by Basil Pennington


Format: eBook, 158 pages
Publisher: Galilee Trade
On Sale: December 22, 2010
Price: $2.99

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Through the Year with the Saints

Written by Basil Pennington


Format: eBook, 220 pages
Publisher: Galilee Trade
On Sale: January 5, 2011
Price: $11.99

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Through the Year with the Saints

Written by Basil Pennington


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Galilee Trade
On Sale: February 1, 1988
Price: $15.00

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The Desert Fathers

Written by Helen Waddell
Preface by Basil Pennington


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 24, 1998
Price: $15.95

A Vintage Spiritual Classic

By the fourth century A.D., devout Christians—men and women alike—had begun to retreat from cities and villages to the deserts of North Africa and Asia Minor, where they sought liberation from their corrupt society and the confining shell of the social self. The Desert Fathers is the perfect... Read more >
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