Thomas Merton Center

Merton Correspondence:

The "Paul VI, Pope, 1897-1978" file

Single Item Record for the Date:
1955/August/20 (#01)


Type:  HLS - Holograph (handwritten) signed letter.

To/From:  to Merton from "Paul VI, Pope, 1897-1978"-->

# of pages:  8

Published in:  Notiziario N. 70 dicembre 2015

First Lines:  "Le scrivo con fauto ritardo, lo so, e su una Sua questione che"

Contents:  regarding whether Merton should leave Gethsemani and join the Camaldolese / advises against this change for practical reasons - Camaldolese unstable at present, leaving Gethsemani would scandalize readers - Merton should listen to his heart but obey his abbot

Language:  Italian

Source or donor:  

Date received:  

Date added:  2004

Unique identifier:  Section A- "Paul VI, Pope, 1897-1978:"    1955/August/20 (#01)