Entries by SaintBenedictMonastery

Kathryn Casper, OSB

Kathryn (Blanche) Casper, OSB Saint Benedict’s Monastery St. Joseph, Minn. January 23, 1932 – June 18, 2023 The Eucharist of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, […]

God Sparks

According to the mystical teachings of Judaism, “…at some point at the beginning of things, the Holy was broken up into countless sparks, which were scattered throughout the universe. There […]

“Let Him Stay”

It is a lovely sunny Sunday in the Bahamas. The doors and windows in St. Joseph Church are wide open as Mr. Cyril Baker and the choir begin a fantastic […]

Lectio and Letting Go

Sometimes lectio begins in the strangest places. Perhaps this is because, as a 10-year-old child, Sister Placid told me I could pray anywhere, anytime. Prayer could begin almost any way […]