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Sorry to hear this…

Chicago’s Cardinal Francis George is undergoing treatment for cancer. He was our guest at the General Meeting in Chicago. Please keep him in your prayers… Advertisements

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Getting ready for Sacred Heart University

After a brief respite, it’s time to begin work on the next General Meeting and Conference of the International Thomas Merton Society, which will be held at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut in 2013. Any campus that has a … Continue reading

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Merton 101

If you’re looking for a good primer about the life of Thomas Merton, check out this video from the PBS program, Religion & Ethics Newsweekly. The reporter, Judy Valente, will be making a presentation at our General Meeting in Chicago … Continue reading

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“With Roots in Eternity..”

During our site visit to Loyola University-Lakefront in Chicago, our program committee came up with a theme for the 2011 ITMS General Meeting: “With Roots in Eternity: Merton, the Desert and the City”. With that in mind, we asked Sister … Continue reading

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Merton as “summer reading”

The Seven Storey Mountain is recommended reading on the Huffington Post. Good choice!

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