C O R P U S   C H R I S T I   C H A P T E R

of the

International Thomas Merton Society




Saturday, January 30, 2016
2:00-7:00 p.m.

The closing of Merton’s 100th birthday year

Daniel P. Horan, o.f.m., keynote speaker

“Incarnational Mysticism”: The Christ of Thomas Merton and Julian of Norwich

A look at women who shaped Merton’s thought and Spirituality:
Paul Dinter (Manhattan College) on Sr. Thérèse Lentfoehr
Cynthia Donnelly (Director of Madonna House, Washington, D.C.) on Catherine de Hueck Doherty (the Baroness)

Mass will be celebrated at 5:00, followed by a gala reception.

free for chapter menbers & students with ID; non-members $10


February/March 2016
Evenings with Father Louis
dates, places, and readings to be announced


Saturday, April 23, 2016
2:00-4:00 p.m.

Patrick O’Connell & Sr. Monica Weis, s.s.j., presenters

“Their Inscape Is Their Sanctity”–The Traditional Sources of Merton’s Environmental Spirituality
“Pope Francis, Rachel, Carson, and Thomas Merton: Challenging Voices”


Thomas Merton New York, the Corpus Christi Chapter of the International Thomas Merton Society, was formed in 2000 to study the works and influence of this important thinker. All events are held at Corpus Christi Church, except Evenings with Father Louis.

Please take a moment to consider membership in this Chapter. Your financial assistance is necessary, not only for the mundane necessities of postage and mailing, but also for the stipend given to our speakers. And if you are able to make an additional contribution beyond dues, thank you. For more information, visit  www.thomasmertonnyc.org/join/