Friday, September 2, 2016

more on Dan ...

somehow, I think that Merton would be pleased with this expose of his friend, Dan, in the Paris review ...




3 comments:

  1. Hello Beth !

    So nice to see a new post - missed you, hope you are doing well. As a many year volunteer with the Missionaries of Charity, I am quite excited about Sunday's canonization. I wonder what Fr. Louis thought about Mother Teresa - he must have known who she was - I have not seen any mention of her in his writings, Have you?

    Brian

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    1. Certainly wasnt addressed to me but it is unlikely Merton ever knew of her. She became famous in 1967 after a BBC story. And more so in the '70s.

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  2. Another Brian who always looks forward to your next post!

    Brian (Cleveland, Ohio)

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