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  • Subject contains "Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968--Political and social views"

CW28_February1962_ThomasMertonontheStrike.pdf
Thomas Merton's letter to James Forest from January 29, 1962 was published in the February 1962 issue of the Catholic Worker. The letter references the General Strike for Peace, a protest against militarism, the "war economy", and nuclear testing at…

CW44_December1978_MertononFaithandViolence.pdf
This is a selection of quotes from pieces written by Thomas Merton which appeared in the Catholic Worker newspaper and a listing of all articles, book reviews, and poetry which were written by Merton. Catholic Worker 44.9, December 1978, page 4…

CW44_December1978_ThomasMertonandCW10YearsLater.pdf
A retrospective of Thomas Merton 10 years after his death on his impact and contribution to the Catholic Worker. Catholic Worker, December 1978, pages 4-6, with an excellent image of Merton by Fritz Eichenberg.

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Book review of "Ishi Means Man" by Thomas Merton. Review by Pat Jordan. Review is paired with similar themed book reviews and articles.

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Book review of "Ishi Means Man" by Thomas Merton. Review by Pat Jordan. Review is paired with similar themed book reviews and articles.

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Image by Fritz Eichenberg that appeared in the Catholic Worker that includes a quote by Thomas Merton. Appears next to the "Thomas Merton/Monk: A Monastic Tribute" review of book about Merton

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A review of "A Thomas Merton Reader" reviewed by Jean Forester

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A review of "A Thomas Merton Reader" reviewed by Jean Forester

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A review of" The Sign of Jonas" - a five-year diary that gives insight to life at the Abbey in KY. Overall positive and brief but does have an interesting way of justifying his latest book. "Merton needed to publish a diary just like he needed a hole…

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Review of Merton's book "Bread in the Wilderness" by John Stanley

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Review of Merton's book "Bread in the Wilderness" by John Stanley

CW28_June1962_WeHaveToMakeOurselvesHeard.pdf
This article is a revised and expanded form of "Nuclear War and Christian Responsibility" which originally appeared in Commonweal 75 (9 February 1962): 509-513. This version, which appeared in the May 1962 edition of The Catholic Worker, was…
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