Awakening the Heart, Mending the World: Merton’s Path to Mercy Saturday, October 1, 2016 2016 SEASON OPENING www.thomasmertonnyc.org Join us as Christine Bochen draws on a broad range of Merton’s writings to explore Merton’s spirituality as a guide to help us live in God’s limitless Mercy, to learn to receive and share that Mercy, to […]
Ecumenical prayers for the care of all creation. Pope Francis has designated September 1 to October 4, the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, as a special time to pray for the earth. We invite fellow Christians and all others to join us for prayer, talk, and refreshments and to consider what each of us […]
Enjoy a great day away from the city: Focwoods Casino, Tanger Outlets, Pequot Museum and Trails. Please pay as soon as possible to guarantee your seat. Cost $40.
In Everything Mercy: Thomas Merton and Pope Francis on the Merciful Heart of God Saturday, November 12, 2016 2016 ANNUAL RETREAT DAY www.thomasmertonnyc.org Join us as Christopher Pramuk leads us in a sustained meditation on Mercy in Merton’s writings as the very Name and Life of God, and the difficult but beautiful call to become ourselves […]
Columbia Prof. Kian Tajbakhsh, who was held by the Taliban for ten years, will speak on mercy.
Tribute to Daniel Berrigan S.J. and his Relationship to Thomas Merton Saturday, January 28, 2017 www.thomasmertonnyc.org Gordon Oyer will offer reflections on Father Berrigan’s relationship with Thomas Merton and the infamous retreat Merton hosted at Gethsemani in 1964 for peace & social activists which included Berrigan. Rev. John Dear will reflect on Father Berrigan’s significance for the […]