By Mark A. Scott,Macrina Wiederkehr
At domestic with Saint Benedict is a range of the author's meetings on Saint Benedict's Rule for Monasteries delivered to the clergymen of Assumption Abbey of Ava, Missouri, while he was once abbot there. The author's purpose used to be just to percentage together with his brother priests what Saint Benedict via his sixth-century Rule may have to supply priests of the early twenty-first century. it's was hoping that those meetings, released the following, will now communicate to women and men open air the monastic cloister. This booklet is a door to the bankruptcy room of Assumption Abbey. Readers are invited to open the door, take a seat with the priests and their abbot, and suppose at domestic with Saint Benedict.
Mark A. Scott, OCSO, is a monk of the Trappist-Cistercian Abbey of recent Clairvaux, Vina, California, which he entered in 1-978. From 2000 to 2008 he served as appointed enhanced after which abbot of Assumption Abbey, Ava, Missouri.
Read or Download At Home With Saint Benedict: Monastery Talks (Monastic Wisdom Series) PDF
Best catholicism books
Kraftvoll, leidenschaftlich und provokativ äußert sich Erzbischof Desmond Tutu zu kontroversen politischen, sozialen und religiösen Themen und zeigt, dass faith und Gesellschaft in diesen schwierigen Zeiten untrennbar verknüpft sind. Das Buch resümiert Tutus lebenslanges Engagement für Vergebung und Gerechtigkeit, Toleranz und Respekt unter den Religionen und den Wert der Menschenrechte.
Controversy concerning the Catholic priesthood is not anything new. similar to laity, clergymen (including bishops and popes) have continually been sinners. a few monks, like a few laity, have prompted grave scandal in the course of the 2000-year historical past of the Church. questions come up from this truth. Why did Jesus Christ identify a ministerial priesthood for his Church, if the priesthood may occasionally reason scandal—what did he intend for the priesthood?
Because the first finished monograph at the relatives among the Catholic Church and the ecu Union, this e-book includes either a close historic review of the political ties among the 2 advanced associations and a theoretical research in their normative orders and mutual interactions.
In his pleasing and fascinating sort, Mark Hart (also referred to as "The Bible Geek") exhibits readers why Scripture can be important to our lifestyles with the Lord. once we develop into immersed in Scripture, he says, we permit it now not the secular tradition to shape our minds and hearts. within the tale of the Bible, we discover our personal tale as we find how a lot God loves us and needs to avoid wasting us and stay between us.
- Into All Truth: What Catholics Believe and Why
- Spirituality Of The Premonstratensians: The Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries (Cistercian Studies)
- Flannery O'Connor, Hermit Novelist
- "Your Hearts Will Rejoice": Easter Meditations from the Vita Christi (Monastic Wisdom Series)
- Why the Catholic Church Must Change: A Necessary Conversation
Additional resources for At Home With Saint Benedict: Monastery Talks (Monastic Wisdom Series)