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Christchurch Chapter of the International Thomas Merton Society
December 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, December 10th marks the fiftieth anniversary of the untimely death of the Trappist monk, Thomas Merton in Bangkok, Thailand. As part of a number of events celebrated worldwide, the Christchurch chapter will hold a commemorative event on the day, starting at 6pm in the evening at the Waimari Cemetery in 195 Grahams Road, Burnside, where members of the Merton Family are buried.
This will be followed by prayer and refreshments in the Narthex at St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral for approximately an hour.
For catering purposes would those attending please contact Sister Eleanor Capper rsj on: firstname.lastname@example.org. or 03 353 0756 by December 1st.