Bearing Witness: Thomas Merton, Contemplation, and Action. Jim Forest, presenter, with David Golemborski, interlocutor. “Still Life with Peace: Thomas Merton’s Advice to Peacemakers” Free to members, $10 for non-members. Jim Forest, peace advocate and friend of Thomas Merton and Dorothy Day, is the author of Loving Our Enemies: Reflections on the Hardest Commandment.
Evensong/Vespers: psalms, readings, hymns, homily, prayers. Refreshments will be served afterwards. This is an ecumenical venture taking place at our neighbour, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church Harlem, on West 126th Street between Broadway & Amsterdam. St. Catherine of Siena (1347-1380) was a mystic and theologian, as well as nursing plague victims and visiting condemned prisoners. Neither married […]