The Seed Lives!

By Sister Catherine Cleary, OSB

Jesus surprises not only his guests, the Greeks, but also his disciples and the other people standing around listening to him. It is five days before Passover (and his death) and he tells them, “The hour has come for the Son of Man to be glorified.” Continue Reading

Giving the Gift of Ourselves

By Prioress Sister Phyllis McMurray, OSB

This week we celebrated the feast of St. Benedict. Also this month we celebrated the feast of St. Joseph, and on March 25th we will celebrate the feast of the Annunciation.  There is a common thread that runs through their stories that is also a part of our story. What do Mary, Joseph and Benedict have in common with us? Continue Reading

Changing … Everything

By Sister Catherine Cleary, OSB

When I walk down to our lake, I am aware of how the water ripples, moves in and out. The boundaries change over and over again.  I see rocks on the bank of the lake, the next minute I see water, then weeds. Change is the nature of the flowing water. Continue Reading