How Sisters Witness, Belong to, Become Christ

By Sr. Phyllis McMurray, OSB

On the eve of the Feast Day of St. Scholastica, St. Benedict’s sister and our founder, let’s turn to the second letter of Paul to the Corinthians. We hear: “’Whoever boasts, should boast in the Lord.’  For it is not the one who recommends the self who is approved, but the one whom the Lord recommends.”

We did not choose God, God chose us.  What is it that God asks of us?  What was it that St. Scholastica asked of her sisters?  Continue Reading