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See published letter from Merton in Witness to Freedom, p. 111.
This Record Sub-Group is not divided into Series and is arranged chronologically.
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||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
||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