Monthly Archives: October 2010

Drawn into the Mystery

Marianne Hieb, RSM, MFA, ATR, D. Min. is an artist, art therapist, retreat and spiritual director as well as the author of  “Inner Journeying through Art-Journaling”.  The Lourdes Wellness Center in Collingswood, New Jersey is an extension of her ministry. … Continue reading

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Rev. John O’Brien, RIP

Paul Pearson passed along some sad news about one of our longtime members. He writes, “Fr. John O’Brien, CP, a long time ITMS member died of a massive heart attack on Friday. He was due to attend the Merton and … Continue reading

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“Of Gods and Men”

A film about the murder of 7 Cistercians monks in Algeria, “Of Gods and Men” (Des Hommes et des Dieux) is topping the French box office. In fact, it will represent France at next year’s Oscars. Is this a film … Continue reading

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Merton: Pilgrim/Steward/Evangelist

We are delighted that Bishop Robert Morneau will be one of our plenary speakers at the ITMS General Meeting at Loyola University in Chicago next June. His address is titled, “Thomas Merton: Pilgrim of the Desert and City/Steward and Evangelist … Continue reading

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