Jonathan Montaldo

Jonathan Montaldo, MA, is an internationally recognized writer, editor, retreat leader, and conference presenter whose work promotes the legacy of Thomas Merton and inter-spiritual contemplative traditions. Jonathan edited the major anthology of Merton’s journals, The Intimate Merton, now translated into seven languages, as well as the collections Choosing to Love the World: Notes on Contemplation; A Year with Thomas Merton; and Dialogues with Silence, a collection of Merton’s prayers and drawings. He is the former director of the Thomas Merton Center at Bellarmine University.