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 of Holy Week

Daily Lectio
Readings of the day: RB 46 Faults Committed ElsewhereMass: Is 42:1-7; Resp Ps 27; Jn 12:1-11 1st century alabaster jarMary took a liter of costly perfumed oil made from genuinearomatic nard and anointed the feet of Jesus and dried them with her hair.
There is only one anointing that is strong enough to
March 26, 2018 Read More

Thursday of the Fourth Week of Lent

Daily Lectio

Readings of the day: RB 36 The Care of the Sick in the MonasteryMass: Ex 32:7-14; Resp Ps 106; Jn 5:31-47
This is how you will know that you are my disciples, if you have love one another.(Jn 13:35)
Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God,
March 15, 2018 Read More

Fourth Sunday of Lent: Laetare Sunday

Daily Lectio
Readings of the day: RB 33 Personal Possessions in the MonasteryMass: 2 Ch 36:14-16, 19-23; Resp Ps 137; Ep 2:4-10; Jn 3:14-21For Year A: 1 S 16:1b, 6-7, 10-13a; Resp Ps 23; Ep 5:8-14; Jn 9:1-41


God so loved the world that he gave his only Son,so that everyone who believes in him might not perish but might have et
March 11, 2018 Read More

Living the Truth

Chapter Talks
Fourth Sunday of Lent
I like to begin with the last sentence from the gospel of this Sunday and then move to the beginning two sentences of the same gospel.   The last sentence reads: ‘Whoever lives the truth comes to the light, so that his or her works may be clearly seen as done in God’ (John 3:21).  Is this not something we a
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