For a child is born to us, a son is given to us;
upon his shoulder dominion rests.
They name him Wonder-Counselor, God-Hero,
Father-Forever, Prince of Peace (Isaiah 9:6)
Deepen your Christmas reflections: Sr. Kathy's Chapter Talk, Sr. Gertrude's Daily Lectio, Special Winter 2020 Newsletter
Creche figures (Shown Above) made from clay by the sisters in the days before Christmas as part of our preparation for the Holy Feast.
Every journey is a liminal space, an in-between time, spanning where I am now and where I hope to end up. While a journey often involves some physical travel, a meaningful journey is accompanied by a displacement of a habitual dispositions and mindsets, while engaging an inner dimension. ...
Friday of the First Week in Ordinary Time
Year of Saint Joseph
Other saints: Maur and Placid, Disciples of Saint Benedict
Readings of the Day
RB: Ch 2:33-40
Mass: Heb 4:1-5, 11; Resp Ps 78; Mk 2:1-12 Do not forget the works of the Lord!
Obedience is a blessing to be shown by all, not only to the abbot but also to one another as brothers, since we know that it is by this way of obedience that we go to God.
If you do not know anything about Maur and ...