from the 2016 / 2017 Season

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The Fifteenth General Meeting of the International Thomas Merton Society

Event hosted by the International Thomas Merton Society, at St. Bonaventure University, St. Bonaventure, New York. June 15-18,  2017

Redeeming the Rhinoceros: Thomas Merton’s Monastic Option

Featuring Paul Pearson, Ph.d., Director & Archivist of the Thomas Merton Center at Bellarmine University. April 22, 2017


Tribute to Fr. Daniel Joseph Berrigan, S.J., and his Relationship to Thomas Merton

Featuring authors Rev. John Dear and Gordon Oyer. January 28th, 2017


Awakening the Heart, Mending the World: Merton’s Path to Mercy

With Christine Bochen, Ph.d., professor of Religious Studies at Nazareth College, Rochester, NY and recognized Merton scholar who has edited many of his works. October 1st, 2016

In Everything Mercy: Thomas Merton and Pope Francis on the Merciful Heart of God

Our Annual Retreat Day was led by Merton scholar and author, Dr. Christopher Pramuk, Professor of Theology and Spirituality at Xavier University. November 12th, 2016


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