Thomas Merton Center

Merton Correspondence:

The "Burns, Flavian, Dom, O.C.S.O., 1931-2005" file

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Type:  TAL[c] - Carbon copy of a typed letter (not siged) with holograph annotations.

To/From:  from Merton to "Burns, Flavian, Dom, O.C.S.O., 1931-2005"-->

# of pages:  1

Published in:  School of Charity

First Lines:  "I am in profound agreement with your talks on the hermit life etc. However there is one small point"

Contents:  mostly agrees with Flavian and Dom AndrĂ© on eremitical life - disagrees that monks be permitted free transitus to live this life and that communities should be more restrictive in allowing transfer but more accommodating in allowing the hermit lifestyle if someone is mature enough

Language:  English

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Date received:  

Date added:  2004

Unique identifier:  Section A- "Burns, Flavian, Dom, O.C.S.O., 1931-2005:"    1964/March/01