Category: Monastic

Vere tu es Deus absconditus

One request I have ever made of the Lord, let me claim it still, to dwell in the Lord’s house my whole life long. V....

Simple Profession of Brother John Baptist

On Thursday morning, 1 November 2018, the feast of All Saints, Brother John Baptist DeCant, a native of Oregon, Ohio, pronounced his First Vows as...

All our discontent comes from self–will

Mother Mectilde’s letters of direction to the Countess de Châteauvieux are being translated by an Oblate of Silverstream Priory. We look forward eagerly to their...

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...