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 […]
Redeeming the Rhinoceros: Thomas Merton’s Monastic Option Saturday, April 22, 2017 www.thomasmertonnyc.org Dr. Paul M. Pearson, Director and Archivist of The Thomas Merton Center at Bellarmine University, Louisville, Kentucky, will speak on “Redeeming the Rhinoceros: Thomas Merton’s Monastic Option.” He will explore Merton’s roots of social action. For more information or to reserve your place, please […]