Category: Monastic

The Great Feast of Vocation

Call and Response Not a week goes by when one or another of us here does not meet or correspond with men who are considering...

Men perpetually besieging the Divine Mercy

Pope Pius XI’s Apostolic Constitution, Umbratilem, of 8 July 1924, remains, not only for the Carthusians to whom it was addressed, but for all monks...

Simple Profession at Silverstream Priory

Reading of the Chart of Profession Brother Cassian Maria Aylward, 28, a native of Sydney, Australia, pronounced his first vows as a Benedictine monk at...

Father Prior’s Homily

Simple Profession of Brother Cassian Maria Aylward, O.S.B. 13 January 2018 Feast of the Baptism of the Lord Vidit Joannes Jesum venientem ad se. John...