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KBOO Podcast with Matthew Fox

Hosted by: John Shuck
Produced by: KBOO
Program:: Beloved Community
Air date: Fri, 11/11/2016

Thomas Merton: Mystic, Activist, Assassinated by the CIA?

The Beloved Community is a show for activists: uniting mind, heart, and action.

This month I speak with someone who models activism, intellect and spirituality, Matthew Fox. Silenced by the Vatican for his views, he left the Catholic priesthood in the early 1980s. Matthew Fox is a theologian and activist who has written over 30 books. He has introduced millions of people to Creation Spirituality.

His latest book, published in 2016 is called A Way to God: Thomas Merton’s Creation Spirituality Journey. According to Fox, Merton was assassinated by the CIA. We will talk more about that as well as have a candid conversation about ecology, human rights, capitalism, and resistance

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