Friday after Ash Wednesday

Lectio Divina
Readings of the Day: RB 13:12-14Mass: Is 58:1-9a; Resp. Ps 51; Mt 9:14-15


A day acceptable to the Lord
loose the bonds of injusticeundo the thongs of the yokelet the oppressed go freebreak every yokeshare your bread with the hungrybring the homeless p
February 16, 2018 Read More

Fall Newsletter 2015

Lectio Divina
Sr. Kathy DeVico, Abbess, Redwoods MonasteryThis Fall we featured Pope Francis' Encyclical, Laudato Si, in our newsletter.  It is timely because as you may know today the world has taken a united stand to address climate change in the Paris Agreement.  Many across the globe have been praying for this accord. The Global Catho
December 12, 2015 Read More

Do Not Mourn for Me

Lectio Divina


A large crowd of people followed Jesus, including many women who mourned and lamented him. Jesus turned to them and said, “Daughters of Jerusalem, do not weep for me; weep instead for yourselves and for your children... (Luke 23:27-27)
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Today Christians remember the Lord's passion.   Our Lenten journey has reached its cl
April 03, 2015 Read More
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