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Merton's Correspondence with:

Mother Marie Louise Schroen; M. L. Schroen; Mother M.L. Schroen; Schroen, M.L.; Schroen, M. L.

Schroen, Marie Louise, Mother, R.S.C.J., 1909-1991  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1963-1966
Volume: 8 item(s); 9 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Mother M. L. Schroen was a Religious of the Sacred Heart of Manhattanville and writes from the General Headquarters in Rome, Italy.

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Related Information and Links

See also published letters from Merton to Schroen in The School of Charity, pp. 180, 184-185 and 301-302.

Series List

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

Container List

#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
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1. 1963/08/09 TL[c] from Merton This is a note to tell you that I offered Mass for you this morning. I was deeply moved by your «detailed view»
2. 1963/08/20 TLS to Merton Thank you with all my heart for offering Mass for me on the 9th, and for your comforting letter. «detailed view»
3. 1963/11/25 TAL[c] from Merton Thanks for your good letter of August 20th. Since then you are probably well under way in your «detailed view»
4. 1964/01/30 HPCS to Merton This is to thank you for your last notes and for Ramparts - I am so happy to have your [verso: black and white photograph of the meeting of Orthodox Patriarch of Constantinople, Athenagoras I, and Pope Paul VI] «detailed view»
5. 1964/08/19 HPCS to Merton Happy Feast on the 25th! I will pray specially for you and I hope you remember me. [verso: color photograph of the Alps - a monastery overlooking a village] «detailed view»
6. 1965/01/26 HLS to Merton This is late to wish you a happy New Year but it goes to you with loving gratitude for all you have «detailed view»
7. 1965/07/29 TALS to Merton Thank you for the notes and for the art book you sent me, and please forgive the delay in thanking. «detailed view»
8. 1966/03/17 TL[c] from Merton It was good to hear from you and I feel guilty about not writing. The trouble is, or rather it is «detailed view»

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