Leaving a Life Behind

In my blog last month, I started reflecting on my 13-year journey…

Enter Into the Quiet of a Yearly Retreat

Every year at Saint Benedict’s Monastery, we take time for…

The Open Door

On the wing. – Rule of Benedict Chapter 66 On the last day…

Living Benedictine

Lay people who embrace the way of Benedict long for a greater…

Fascinating Stories From Oral Histories

In this day of genealogy searches, especially through Ancestry.com,…

Little Girl Rise

Talitha koum, He calls. “Little girl rise” (Mark 5:41). Enter…

Days Like Smoke: Jon Hassler’s Memoir

Those of you who are Jon Hassler fans have probably read many…

Anniversary Reflections

On July 11 this year, it will be 13 years since I made first…

Eucharist Minister

I became a Eucharist minister as a student at the College of…

A Little-Known Easter Character

WHO AM I? I was born in Egypt. My circle of influence…