A Love that Knows No Bounds

Chapter Talks

An encounter with love – this is the theme I like to suggest for these days of Holy Week.  Pope Francis right at the beginning of his apostolic exhortation, The Joy of the Gospel, invites us to an ‘encounter with Christ.’   He writes: “I invite all Christians, everywhere, at this very moment, to a renewed personal encoun

March 26, 2016 Read More

Repentance is Radical

Chapter Talks

Here we are already at the Fifth Sunday of Lent.  And today’s Gospel reading for Mass is the most striking story of the woman caught in adultery.  If we stand at Jesus’ side, if we feel into how he meets this situation, a situation in which he is being put to the test by the upholders of the law, what do we learn, what do we witness?  Jesus meet
March 19, 2016 Read More

Learning Christ - A Prayer for Lent

Daily Lectio
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

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February 26, 2016 Read More

Lent. A time to experience the Mercy of God

Chapter Talks

Pope Francis has asked that in this Jubilee Year “the season of Lent…be lived more intensely as a privileged moment to celebrate and experience God’s mercy” (Lenten Message of Pope Francis, 2016).  This statement of the Pope caused me to ask:  What is the context for experiencing God’s mercy?  What demeanor or interior attitude do we need, which enables the mercy of G
February 18, 2016 Read More

Monastic Experience Weekends for Young Women

Daily Lectio
February 11-14, 2016 
September 1-4, 2016

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
January 09, 2016 Read More
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