Interview with Anthony Padovano,
Project: Morgan C. Atkinson Documentary Interviews: Soul Searching, The Journey of Thomas Merton
Interview SummaryReverend Anthony Padovano was interviewed in his New Jersey home in 2005. Padovano speaks on Thomas Merton's conversion, his relationships with his different abbots, and the stresses of his monastic lifestyle. Padovano also talks about Merton's relationship with Margie Smith, and Merton's legacy after his death.
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Interview LC SubjectMerton, Thomas, 1915-1968. Abbey of Gethsemani (Trappist, Ky.) Christianity Louisville (Ky.) Hermits
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