Willing to be Stretched

A reflection on the Feast of St. Laurence by Mother Maria-Michael Newe, OSB On the Feast of St. Laurence, we should take a good look at the liturgy and reflect how we are all called – especially in the life of a monk – to be prepared for martyrdom.  For some, martyrdom comes as a … More Willing to be Stretched

No Greater Service

A reflection by Mother Maria-Michael Newe, OSB It seems to me that people who pursue God faithfully have their priorities straight.  Consider St. Paul: his priorities are quite straight.  For him, it is always Christ.  He does everything to serve the people. Now being wayward people we are always fluctuating.  We will have some days … More No Greater Service