• Festival of Thomas Merton

    THOMAS MERTON’S 100th BIRTHDAY – JANUARY 31st – Opening Event!  Please join us as we celebrate and pray on the 100th birthday of Thomas Merton, which occurs this coming Saturday, January 31st, at several locations throughout the city of Pittsburgh! Dawn, Day, Dusk, and Dark prayer services have been set up to occur at the… [More Information]

    Festival of Thomas Merton
  • Stop Sexual Assault in the Military

    A female soldier in combat zones is more likely to be raped by a fellow soldier than killed by enemy fire. If you would like to get more involved in raising awareness about the issue and working to pass legislation to break the chain of command that fuels the increasing incidences of sexual assault, then… [More Information]

    Stop Sexual Assault in the Military
  • People’s Climate March NYC – We Were There!

    Members and friends of the Thomas Merton Center, Allegheny Sierra Club and CMU traveled together to NYC to join in the international coalition building effort to protest the disastrous global impact of climate warming. Together we raised awareness about the need to act now to save the planet.  Stay involved!  Email Wanda Guthrie at environment@thomasmertoncenter.org.  

    People’s Climate March NYC – We Were There!
  • End Drone Warfare

    Join the Thomas Merton Center Anti-War/Anti-Drone Committee as they organize to end the wars and the immoral use of drones that kill indiscriminately. Email Pete at pshell1@earthlink.net to find out how you can get involved! Nine-year-old Nabila Rehman holds her drawing depicting the drone strike that killed her grandmother Photo: EVAN VUCCI/AP

    End Drone Warfare