Praying the Psalms O Lord, our Lord, how awesome is your name through all the earth! My God, I call by day, but you do not answer; by night, but I have no relief. Have mercy on me, God, in accord with your merciful love. I will bless the Lord at all times; his praise…Read more
Cooling Anger and Warming Sadness
Cooling Anger and Warming Sadness When we are intensely angry it becomes hard to see straight. Conversely, the low drag of sadness can leave us with too little energy to pay much attention. So, for the sake of those in the thick of these emotions, we’ll get straight to the point. Recently a circle of people…Read more
Prayer and Community: Benedictine Spirituality (Part 2 of 3)
Benedictine spirituality offers an important voice in our world today. Part 2 of 3 in this introduction explores the essential Benedictine disciplines of prayer and community.