Waiting for The One

A reminiscence of joyful anticipation from Catholic Benedictine Sister Sandra Brunenn, OSB

Read more | Comments (2) | Dec 17, 2018

Advent: Journey into Mystery

Catholic Benedictine Sister Marianne Burkhard shares her childhood memories of Advent in Switzerland as she prepares once again for Christ to enter the humble manger of her heart.

Read more | Comments (2) | Dec 14, 2018

The Challenges of Advent

Catholic Benedictine Sister Charlotte Sonneville says Advent's challenges can be hard to meet, but the reward is joy.

Read more | Comments (1) | Dec 12, 2018

Advent: Not a Passive Waiting Time!

Benedictine Catholic Sister Susan Hutchens shares the meaning and purpose of Advent.

Read more | Comments (0) | Dec 12, 2018

Making Advent Meaningful for Yourself

Catholic Benedictine Sister Ruth Ksycki shares 4 ways to approach this sacred season.

Read more | Comments (2) | Dec 05, 2018

A Monastic Celebration of Our Communion of Saints

Sister Mary Core shares our monastic celebrations of Saints and Souls on November 1 and 2.

Read more | Comments (1) | Oct 31, 2018

Benedictine Online Book Club Part 3: The Beatitudes as Our

Sister Mary Core shares her book club's musings on the first half of Chapter 3 of Pope Francis' apostolic exhortation, Gaudete et Exsultate (Rejoice and Be Glad).

Read more | Comments (0) | Oct 25, 2018

Called to Servanthood (Even if We Don’t Relate)

How are you both servant and gracious receiver of service? Catholic Benedictine Sister Ruth Ksycki explores what Jesus meant by "being the servant of all."

Read more | Comments (0) | Oct 18, 2018

Sister Bobbi Meets Pope Francis and Other New Friends

Sister Bobbi Bussan met the pope during the 2018 CIB Symposium in Rome.

Read more | Comments (3) | Sep 10, 2018

Standing in the Presence of God (with Bug Repellent)

Peace and presence are the very fabric of monastic life, but can be cultivated through contemplative practice in any setting. Here, Catholic Benedictine Sister Claudia Scharf shares one of her favorite contemplative practices.

Read more | Comments (0) | Sep 05, 2018