Reader’s Poem: Living With Contradiction

It is curiously liberating to realize that tensions become life-giving. Christ walked in constant awareness of the world’s pain and beauty. I must accept myself in contradictions and contradictions in me. In Christ all things are held together. Recognize Christ’s love. Let yourself receive that love. Benedictine life...

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Waiting for a New Calling

This summary follows a workshop given through the Benedictine Center of St. Paul's Monastery called Great Conversation: Waiting for a New Calling. Waiting. Who can wait when the world urges consumers to expect "blazing internet speed" and to access things "on...

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