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Merton's Correspondence with:

Angelo Cardinal Dell'Acqua

Dell'Acqua, Angelo, Cardinal, 1903-1972  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1953-1965
Volume: 8 item(s); 8 pg(s)

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Angelo Cardinal Dell'Acqua writes on behalf of three Popes as "Sostituto", similar to an interior minister for Vatican City.

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#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
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1. 1953/09/21 TLS to Merton I have great pleasure in acknowledging, in the name of the Holy Father, your devoted letter of July «detailed view»
2. 1954/12/04 TLS to Merton Desirous of giving further proof of your deep homage and filial devotion to the Sovereign Pontiff, «detailed view»
3. 1956/05/14 TL to Merton ho il piacere di comunicarLe che il volume intitolato "Pio XII Pont. Max. ", di cui Ella ha valotu «detailed view»
4. 1956/06/18 TLS to Merton The Holy Father has graciously directed me to acknowledge receipt of your book: The Living Bread, «detailed view»
5. 1960/02/03 TLS to Merton His Holiness Pope John XXIII has given me the honored charge of acknowledging receipt of your «detailed view»
6. 1960/07/15 TLS to Merton The Supreme Pontiff has graciously directed me to send you this acknowledgement for the specially «detailed view»
7. 1963/07/13 TLS to Merton On June 21st last you addressed to the Holy Father a devoted message of greetings and prayers, «detailed view»
8. 1965/06/16 TLS to Merton The Sovereign Pontiff has duly received your devoted letter of the 16th ultimo, and graciously «detailed view»

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