January 31st, 2015 is the 100th anniversary of the birth of Thomas Merton. This influential monk and writer has helped many integrate spirituality, justice and interfaith relations. Here are some resources:
1. Our earlier CARFLEO feature from 2013. and our Modern Prophets page.
2. A review of Michael Higgins new book about Merton, An Unquiet Monk from Novalis’ blog, Seeds of Faith.
3. Thomas Merton from “Who Cares About The Saints?” with Fr. James Martin, S.J.
4. A Chronology of Merton’s life.