Religious Education Congress 2019

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Thirsting for Justice was the theme of this year’s Religious Education Congress, an annual event held in the Anaheim Convention Center and sponsored by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. The Congress offered more than 300 workshops presented by 200 speakers and welcomed over 40,000 attendees during a three-day period.

April 14, 2019 Read More

Saint Barnabas (d. c.63)

Daily Lectio

Readings of the day: RB 8 The Divine Office at NightMass: Ac 11:21b-26; 13:1-3; Resp Ps 98; Mt 10:7-13 or Mt 5:1-12


Do not take gold or silver or copper for your belts;no sack for the journey, or a second tunic, or sandals or walking stick.
Inspired by St Barnabas’s commitment and dedication to serving the Lord and

June 11, 2018 Read More

Saturday of the Fifth Week of Easter

Daily Lectio

First Saturday of the Month
Readings of the day: RB Prol. 21-32Mass: Ac 16:1-10; Resp Ps 100; Jn 15:18-21
Monastery in Horta de Sant Joan

The WORD speaks:
I have chosen you out of the world.God has called us to proclaim the Good News.
How do we witness to being chosen and c

May 05, 2018 Read More

Our Shepherd and the Monastic Vocation

Chapter Talks


Always on the fourth Sunday of Easter we have the theme of shepherd: the Risen One who embodies the qualities of shepherd.  The gospel readings for each cycle A, B, and C are taken from chapter 10 of St. John’s gospel.  For us 21st century persons we don’t readily constellate towards the image of ‘shepherd’.  During the time of Jesus, ‘shepherd’ was an experiential image, one that related to the living context of his hearers, and thus one in which the hearers of this gospel could easily

April 17, 2016 Read More
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