Category: Chapter VII

Imitate the Lord (VII:3)

CHAPTER VII. Of Humility 31 Jan. 1 June. 1 Oct. The third degree of humility is, that a man for the love of God submit...

The first degree of humility (VII:1)

26 Jan. 27 May. 26 Sept. The first degree of humility, then, is that a man, always keeping the fear of God before his eyes,...

His face was as it were hidden (VII:1)

CHAPTER VII. Of Humility 25 Jan. 26 May. 25 Sept. The Holy Scripture crieth out to us, brethren, saying: “Every one that exalteth himself shall...

A Benedictine Litany of Humility

On Chapter VII of the Holy Rule Lord, have mercy upon us. Lord, have mercy upon us. Christ, have mercy upon us. Christ, have mercy...