Aelred the Peacemaker The Public Life of a Cistercian Abbot
"Jean Truax has accomplished a mammoth service by organizing an incredible amount of resources so as to create and evaluate the influential public life of this Cistercian abbot. Aelred is presented in his contemporary setting moving among friends and rivals."
Abbot Thomas X. Davis, OCSO, Abbey of New Clairvaux
A Saint in the Sun Praising Saint Bernard in the France of Louis XIV David N. Bell
“A Saint in the Sun reveals the Bernard of eloquent and erudite seventeenth-century French preachers. Their Bernard was neither theologian nor mystic but austere penitent and ardent defender of authority"
Dr. E. Rozanne Elder, Professor Emerita, University of Michigan