Thomas Merton's reflection to Gethsemani Abbey novices on the death of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Title

Thomas Merton's reflection to Gethsemani Abbey novices on the death of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Subject

Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968--Assassination.

Description

Thomas Merton reads excerpts of a letter from June Yungblut and mentions Martin Luther King's plans to come to Gethsemani Abbey for retreat which was postponed due to King's trip to Memphis during which he was assassinated.

Source

Thomas Merton Audio Recordings, Tape #175, Track #4 (excerpts)

Date

April 7, 1968

Rights

Recordings © Copyright of the Merton Legacy Trust and the Thomas Merton Center at Bellarmine University

Language

English

Citation

“Thomas Merton's reflection to Gethsemani Abbey novices on the death of Martin Luther King, Jr.,” Merton Center Digital Collections, accessed April 24, 2018, https://merton.bellarmine.edu/items/show/618.