the day: RB 2:16-22; Col. 2;6-15; Resp. Psalm 145; Luke 6:12-19
And the virgin’s name was Mary. Hail, favored one! The Lord is with you.
May we obtain the grace of your blessing, O Lord, through the intercession of Mary, Mother of God, that from her, whose holy Name we venerate, we may obtain help in our every ne
Readings of the
day: RB 2:1-10; Ezekiel 33:7-9; Resp. Psalm 95; Romans 13:8-10; Matthew 18:15-20
It was during the celebration of Lauds this morning that a key to better understanding today’s Gospel came to me. As I inserted myself into the intimate dialogue between Father and Son in Psalm
50, it came through
Teach me, my Lord, to be gentleIn all the events of life -in all the
disappointments,in the thoughtlessness of others,in the insincerity of those I trusted,in the unfaithfulness of those on whom I relied.
Let me put myself aside,to think of the happiness of others,to hide my little pains and heartaches,so that I may be the only one to suffer from them.
Teach me to profit by the sufferin
This is an opportunity to listen deeply for God's voice as you experience the richness of monastic life: silence, the beauty of nature, private and communal prayer, and meditation. Sisters will
be available to guide discernment.
The schedule includes participation in the monastic hours of prayer, Eucharist, and m