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Saying Good-bye

Last month on March 16, I had the experience of being present…
May 4, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

What Now for the Church?

There has been an awful lot of media attention lately on the…
April 22, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

“Is there anyone here who yearns for life and desires to see good days?” (Ps. 34:13)

The quotation in the title above is from Psalm 34 but it is…
April 20, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

“Is there anyone here who years for life and desires to see good days?” (Ps. 34:13)

The quotation above is from Psalm 34 but it is also quoted in…
April 20, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Eastering

Today is an unusually balmy April day. It’s the kind of day…
April 15, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Technology is a wonderful gift

It has broken through ignorance and opened our world to cultural…
April 13, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Are There Wild Animals in South Africa?

Greetings from South Africa! From seeing a dassie (rock rabbit)…
April 8, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Monastic Vows

Recently, my brother Don was reminding me how lucky we monastics…
April 6, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Musings on Maundy or Holy Thursday

Today is Holy Thursday in the Roman Catholic Church. The old…
April 1, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Spring and New Life

In late February, I was bemoaning the fact that it was cold…
March 25, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Mission to China: Opening Day

Our museum exhibit, Mission to China and Taiwan: 1930-2010 opened…
March 23, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Forgiveness and Blessing

As one year follows another in my life, I realize the accuracy…
March 18, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Frances of Rome, patron of Benedictine Oblates

On March 9, the Church and the Benedictine world commemorated…
March 16, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Experiences at St. George’s Park

One of the most exciting recent experiences my students and I…
March 11, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

You Are Invited

When one extends an invitation to God seekers with words like…
March 9, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Women Hall of Famers

March is U.S. Women’s History Month. This honoring of American…
March 4, 2010/by SaintBenedictMonastery