Category: Monastic

Festinate, for Crist luve

The Cross: A Way of Life Saint Aelred, the English 12th century abbot of Rievaulx, has long been a dear friend. “Our order”, he wrote,...

All goodness and holiness (II:3)

11 Jan. 12 May. 11 Sept. Therefore, when anyone receiveth the name of Abbot, he ought to govern his disciples by a two-fold teaching: that...

The Holy Innocents: Feast of the Noviciate

Silverstream Priory’s Six Novices with their Father Zelator Yesterday, the feast of the Holy Innocents was, according to a Benedictine tradition, one of the feasts...

Dies Natalis of Father Lukas Etlin, O.S.B.

A Friend in Heaven December 16th, is the dies natalis (heavenly birthday) of the Servant of God, Father Lukas Etlin, O.S.B., a monk of Conception...