Correspondence related to the publication of A new charter for monasticism [manuscript], 1967-1972.

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Correspondence related to the publication of A new charter for monasticism [manuscript], 1967-1972.

Most items concern the meeting of the monastic superiors of the Far East, Bangkok, Dec. 9-15, 1968, and the book Moffitt wrote about the conference; also included are book reviews. Correspondents include B.M. de Floris, John Howard Griffin, Dom Jean LeClerog, George Nauman Shuster; and S. Pia Valeri.

100 ca. items.

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SNAC Resource ID: 7923563

University of Virginia. Library

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Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968

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Trappist monk and author. From the description of Thomas Merton Collection, 1940-1986. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 32689646 Thomas Merton (Father Louis), M.A. Columbia 1939, was a widely read Catholic author and social critic who lived as a member of the Cistercian Order of the Strict Observance, the Trappists, from 1941 till his death in Bangkok in 1968. From the description of Thomas Merton papers, 1923-1989. (Columbia University In the City of New Yo...

Leclercq, Jean, 1911-1993

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Moffitt, John, 1929-2008

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Author, editor, and poet, b. 1908 in Harrisburg, Pa.; member of contemporary Indian monastic order for 25 years, later converted to Catholicism; poetry and copy editor for America Magazine; author of numerous books and articles on religion and monasticism; d. 1987. From the description of Papers of John Moffitt, 1916-1974. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 55771568 From the description of Papers of John Moffitt, 1978-1980, n.d. (University of Virginia). WorldCat ...