The Solemnity of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus

Daily Lectio
Readings of the day: RB 7:59Mass: Ho 11:1, 3-4, 8c-9; Resp Ps (Is 12); Ep 3:8-12, 14-19; Jn 19:31-37
Sa
NB. This reflection was presented at a Communion Service today. The reader will recognize echoes from other blog posts, most noticeably that of May 25, 2018.
May Christ dwell in our hearts through faith.
The theo
June 08, 2018 Read More

Tuesday of the Eighth Week in Ordinary Time

Daily Lectio
Readings of the day: RB 7:19-23Mass: 1 P 1:10-16; Resp Ps 98; Mk 10:28-31



Peter began to say to Jesus…
If we have given up everything and followed Jesus then let us gird up the loins of our minds, live soberly, and set our hopes completely on the grace to be brought to us at the revelation of Jesus
May 29, 2018 Read More

Tuesday within the Octave of Easter

Daily Lectio
Readings of the day: RB 52 The Oratory of the MonasteryMass: Ac 2:36-41; Resp Ps 33; Jn 20:11-18 Ferdinand Bol, Christ as a Gardener Appearing to Mary Magdalene

THIS IS THE DAY THE LORD HAS MADE;LET US REJOICE AND BE GLAD.ALLELUIA, ALLELUIA.
Jesus said to her, ‘Mary!
April 03, 2018 Read More

Monday within the Octave of Easter

Daily Lectio

Readings of the day: RB 51 Those on Local Errands or WorkMass: Ac 2:14, 22-33; Resp. Ps 16; Mt 28:8-15Bartolommeo Bulgarini, Saint Mary Magdalen, circa 1350–1360 THIS IS THE DAY THE LORD HAS MADE;
LET US REJOICE AND BE GLAD.ALLELUIA, ALLELUIA.
MARY MAGDALENE AND THE OTHER MARY WENT AWAY QUICKLY FROM THE TOMB, FEARFUL YET OVERJOYED, AND RAN TO ANNOUNCE THE NEWS TO HIS DISCIPLES. 
As we contemplate Christ’s empty tomb,let
April 02, 2018 Read More

Fifth Sunday of Lent

Daily Lectio
Readings of the day: RB 39 The Amount of Food to be AvailableMass: Jr 31:31-34; Resp Ps 51; Heb 5:7-9; Jn 12:20-33For Year A: Ezk 37:12-14; Resp Ps 130; Rm 8:8-11; Jn 11:1-45

Whoever serves me must follow me, says the Lord;and where I am, there also will my servant be.(Verse before the Gospel, Mass)
I was writing
March 18, 2018 Read More
Latest Blog
Ascension:  A New Power in Heaven and Earth

Ascension: A New Power in Heaven and Earth

May 24, 2020

The solemnity of the Ascension: now there is no more se...

Daily Lectio

Daily Lectio

April 26, 2020

Click "Read More" to connect to the latest from Sr. Ger...

Monastery Lentils

June 02, 2019

A popular Guest House recipe that is vegan, easy to mak...

57th Annual World Day of Prayer for Vocations

57th Annual World Day of Prayer for Vocations

May 03, 2020

Prayer for Discernment LORD, help me:    TO ...

Sign Up For Our Email List

I'm Also Interested In:

Thank you for your love and support!

The Sisters of Redwoods Monastery