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Misc: One man’s path to the priesthood

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In Slate, Katy Waldman tells the story of how bestselling author and Jesuit priest, James Martin, left behind the fast passed world of business and joined the Society of Jesus after watching a documentary about Thomas Merton and then reading Merton’s autobiography The Seven Storey Mountain. Read the whole story of Fr. James Martin’s second act here: One man’s path to the priesthood. Then read his wonderful book, Becoming Who You Are: Insights on the True Self from Thomas Merton and Other Saints.

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TCC Reads: The Family of Man

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Edward Steichen photo

We recommend The Family of Man, a collection of Edward Steichen’s photographs from around the world. Hailed as the most successful and inspiring exhibition of photography ever assembled, The Family of Man opened at The Museum of Modern Art in 1955. More and photos after the jump:

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