Another World
A Retreat in the Ozarks

Contents

Illustrations ix
Acknowledgments xi
Introduction xiii
Map of Trappist Abbeys xix
Daily Schedule xxi
Chapter 1 Visitors Welcome 1
Chapter 2 Trappist Geography Unfolds 19
Reflection: Father Cyprian 41
Chapter 3 War No More 51
Reflection: Brother Boniface 69
Chapter 4 Silence Spoken Here 77
Reflection: Father Richard 96
Chapter 5 Lay Down My Burden 103
Reflection: Father Robert 118
Chapter 6 Holy Land 125
Reflection: Father Theodore 137
Chapter 7 Women in the House 143
Chapter 8 A Circle Unbroken 155

Epilogue171
Afterword187
Bibliography191
About the Author195
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