Thomas Merton Center

Merton Correspondence:

The "Unidentified First Names (filed at the end of the sequence)" file

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Type:  TL[c] - Carbon copy of a typed letter (not signed).

To/From:  to Rita from Merton from "Unidentified First Names (filed at the end of the sequence)"-->

# of pages:  2

Published in:  Witness to Freedom

First Lines:  "Thanks for your long letter. It was a good idea to write and express your feelings exactly as they"

Contents:  [WTF, p. 324] the Second Vatican Council changes - Merton's disappointment that the Latin liturgy will be forgotten entirely but hope for spiritual renewal / Jews, Adolph Hitler and the atrocities of the Second World War - Catholics and the Holocaust - on not holding Jews accountable for Christ's death but all humankind

Language:  English

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Date received:  

Date added:  2004

Unique identifier:  Section A- "Unidentified First Names (filed at the end of the sequence):"    1965/November/14