Per our tradition, we always take the month of December off to give people more time with friends and family for the holidays. It may seem like a small thing. But it’s one less thing. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! NOTE: We will likely meet again the second week of January, 2022.
RECAP OF PREVIOUS MEETING On November 11, 2020, Merton’s book The Silent Life became the springboard for lively discussions about the history of monastic life, Merton’s own vocation, and what we can glean from Merton’s insights to apply to our own lives. Topics discussed included obedience, poverty, love (usually referred to as “charity” in Merton’s … [Read more…]