Murray, Paul

Paul Murray
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Paul Murray was born in Newcastle, Co Down, in 1947.

His poetry collections are Ritual Poems (Dublin, New Writers Press, 1971); Rites and Meditations (Dublin, Dolmen Press, 1982, which was awarded the Poetry Ireland Choice); and The Absent Fountain (Dublin, The Dedalus Press, 1991).

His other books include The Mysticism Debate (Chicago, Herald Press, 1977); T.S. Eliot and Mysticism (London, Macmillan Press, 1991); and A Journey with Jonah: The Spirituality of Bewilderment (Dublin, Columba Press, 2002).

He entered the Dominican Order in 1966, and currently lives in Rome.

Paul Murray at Dominican House of Studies

Paul Murray at The National Library of Ireland