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Pérez, Pedro, Dom, O.S.B.

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Record Group: Section A - Correspondence

Dates of materials: 1959, 1964

Volume: 5 item(s); 14 pg(s)

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Dom Pedro Pérez was from the Benedictine Monasterio de las Condes in Santiago, Chile. In 1959, he asks some questions regarding the observance of the rule at Gethsemani and policies for novices. In 1964, he asks a number of questions regarding aggiornamento, or reform, of religious life.

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SeriesDateTypeTo/FromFirst LinesPubFull TextNotes
 1959/01/31 HLSto MertonPermítame poner a prueba su paciencia al quitarle un tiempo que seguramente Ud. necesite para   
 1959/02/26 TL[x]from MertonWith regard to your questions about our postulants and novices: it is true that when they arrive   
 1959/04/12 HLSto MertonEstoy profundamente agradecido por su carta. También, los apuntes, junto con su carta, me han   
 1964/04/16 TALSto MertonHace tiempo que no le escribo, pero ahoa quisiera hacerlo para hablarle sobre el salterio reformando   
 1964/09/23 TL[c]from MertonI am very ashamed to have left your letter without an answer. The questions are interesting  [2 copies - one transferred from Sub-Section H.7, Hart Working Files, Accession 2]

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