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Merton's Correspondence with:

Fr. Baldwin Skeehan, Fr. Charles Skeehan, Charles

Skeehan, Baldwin, Fr., O.C.S.O. (Charles Skeehan)  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1966-1968
Volume: 1 item(s); 30 pg(s)

Scope and Content

This file does not contain correspondence. It houses Fr. Baldwin Skeehan's handwritten notes on Merton's lectures (taken from the recordings, time of notation unknown). They encompass lectures Merton gave to the monastic community from May 1, 1966 to February 4, 1968.


Fr. Baldwin Skeehan took over from Thomas Merton as novice master at Gethsemani Abbey after Merton retired to his hermitage in 1965. He served as novice master until 1968 and was later Prior of Gethsemani. He would later leave monastic life.

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1. undated/no/no other   Father Louis--Love for the World May 1, 1966 - World not a big package outside «detailed view»

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