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Thomas Merton: A Faithful Visionary

Tue, 3/24

Thomas Merton: A Faithful Visionary – A Reading Circle
Tuesday, March 24, 7-8:45pm
Facilitated by Dan Pierson and Kellan Day
Catholic Information Center Grand Rapids
In collaboration, the Catholic Information Center is hosting a Reading Circle on Thomas Merton: A Faithful Visionary by Michael W. Higgins. This book tells the remarkable story of one of the 20th century’s most important and articulate Christian voices. Thomas Merton, author, monk, and spiritual master is widely regarded as one of the most influential spiritual writers of modern times. 2015 is the 100th Anniversary of the birth of Thomas Merton.
Following a short introductory presentation, participants are invited to share their insights and reflections from reading the book. At the end of this session participants will explore ideas and resources for forming their own reading circles. CFD: Method ($10.00 donation requested)
To register call 616-459-7267 or
Dan Pierson, is the founder and Kellan Day is parish assistant for people and programs at Grace Episcopal Church, Grand Rapids. Please There you will be able to read Kellan Day’s review of Thomas Merton: Faithful Visionary and sign up to receive a weekly excerpt from Thomas Merton’s writings. The book may be purchased at the Catholic Information Center or at

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