Adoration

Adoration

“Couldn’t you watch with me even one hour? Matt. 24: 40

Common Meal

Common Meal

Just as we share together in the Eucharistic Bread, we also partake of our bodily food as a sign of sisterly communion.

Manual Labor

Manual Labor

He who labors as he prays lifts his heart to God with his hands. By St. Benedict of Nursia

Work

Work

Work is the ultimate form of self-expression

Recreation

Recreation

We must be wise taskmasters and not require of ourselves what we cannot possibly perform. Recreation we must have. Otherwise, the strings of our soul, wound up to an unnatural tension, will break

 

Daily Archives: October 29, 2020

Corpus Christi “The Body and the Blood of Christ

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, historically known by its Latin name, Corpus Christi, celebrates the Real Presence of Jesus Christ in the Holy Eucharist—Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity. It is traditionally celebrated on the

Monastic Prayer

It’s worth noting that, in the monastery, prayer is not the work we do but life we live. It is the very atmosphere we live in and the air we breathe. Though we have set times for prayer, in fact,

Who is a Nun?

By their hidden life they proclaim prophetically that in Christ alone is true happiness to be found, here by grace and afterwards in glory. (Constitutions of the Nuns of the Order of Preachers) For what we preach is not ourselves, but Jesus

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