Thomas Merton Center

Manuscripts in Sub-Section E.1:

Concept of acedia, The. Review of The sin of sloth : acedia in medieval thought and literature, by Siegfried Wenzel.

Item 1 - 

First Lines:  The concept of acedia or spiritual sloth originates in Egyptian Desert monasticism, particularly

Sub-Type:  Manuscript

Draft:  1st

Copy Type:  Typescript carbon

Date:  March 11, 1968?

Number of pages:  1

Additional authors/contributors:  

Language:  English

Notes:  

Location:  Archive - File Cabinet 5

Item 2 - 

First Lines:  The concept of acedia or spiritual sloth originates in Egyptian Desert monasticism, particularly

Sub-Type:  Manuscript

Draft:  1st

Copy Type:  Typescript carbon with holograph notation

Date:  March 11, 1968

Number of pages:  1

Additional authors/contributors:  

Language:  English

Notes:  Merton includes a handwritten date.

Location:  Archive - File Cabinet 5

Item 3 - 

First Lines:  The concept of acedia or spiritual sloth originates in Egyptian Desert monasticism, particularly

Sub-Type:  Manuscript

Draft:  1st

Copy Type:  Spirit duplicator ditto

Date:  March 11, 1968?

Number of pages:  1

Additional authors/contributors:  

Language:  English

Notes:  2 copies

Location:  Archive - File Cabinet 5