Thomas Merton Center

Manuscripts in Sub-Section C.2:

Silence in heaven : a book of the monastic life / text by Thomas Merton; with ninety photographs and many texts from religious writings

Item 1 - 

First Lines:  I- IN SILENTIO. "In the beginning" says Genesis, "the earth was void and empty and darkness

Sub-Type:  Manuscript

Draft:  

Copy Type:  Typescript with holograph corrections

Date:  no-month no-day, 1956?

Number of pages:  66

Additional authors/contributors:  

Language:  English

Notes:  

Location:  Archive - Stack 3 (bound volume)

Item 2 - 

First Lines:  VI- IN COENOBIIS DEGENTES. 1- St Benedict. We have seen something of the monastic spirit.

Sub-Type:  Manuscript

Draft:  

Copy Type:  Typescript with holograph corrections

Date:  no-month no-day, 1956?

Number of pages:  52

Additional authors/contributors:  

Language:  English

Notes:  Draft of an incomplete second part of the book.

Location:  Archive - Stack 3 (file box)

Item 3 - 

First Lines:  VI- Militantes Sub Regula. We have seen something of the monastic spirit. Now let us turn

Sub-Type:  Manuscript

Draft:  

Copy Type:  Typescript carbon with holograph corrections

Date:  no-month no-day, 1956?

Number of pages:  52

Additional authors/contributors:  

Language:  English

Notes:  Draft of an incomplete second part of the book.

Location:  Archive - Stack 3 (file box)