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Merton's Correspondence with:

Jeane Beamont

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Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1965, 1968
Volume: 2 item(s); 5 pg(s)

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See published letter from Merton in Witness to Freedom, p. 111.

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This Record Sub-Group is not divided into Series and is arranged chronologically.

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#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
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1. 1965/12/24 TL[c] from Merton Thanks for the book, first of all. I had heard about it, and I am sure I will profit by reading it. clergy's view of women - seminary formation in shaping this view / conscientious objection / Pacem in Terris and Pope Paul VI's speech to the UN / Vietnam War / reasons to object from involvement in fighting war and alternatives - Peace Corps / harmfulness of irresponsible protest / Gordon Zahn's In Silent Witness «detailed view»
2. 1968/06/27 HLS to Merton I beg your permission to […] from "The Strange Islands" into some Little Worship Services. They worship services to include works by - Merton, St. John of the Cross, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Robert Lax, Beaumont's son Christopher, St. Francis, Holy Scripture, etc.; and songs by Beaumont / two prayers or reflections by her son Christopher - one written at age 6 and one at age 9 «detailed view»

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