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Posts tagged “monks”

Seeking God — And Finding Him In Norcia

A pre-earthquake documentary about the Benedictine monks there

Posted January 7th, 2018

Hey Dallas! Help The Norcia Monks

A May 27 fundraiser in Texas to rebuild the monastery and basilica

Posted February 28th, 2017

Father Cassian Steps Down

Stunning news from the Benedictines of Norcia

Posted November 23rd, 2016

The Word From Norcia: ‘Fiat. Fiat.’

‘That is the way with this earthquake: it binds the monks to the very ground that shakes’

Posted November 4th, 2016

Every Church In Norcia Is Gone

The latest from the earthquake-ravaged hometown of St. Benedict

Posted October 31st, 2016

Benedictine Stability: They Shall Not Be Moved

In their weakness and poverty, the spiritual wealth of the Norcia Benedictines manifests

Posted October 30th, 2016

‘Benedict, Rebuild My Church’

Constructing a monastery in Norcia, and a future for the church in the West

Posted October 18th, 2016

‘Inspired To Be A Better Christian’

Disaster updates from Baton Rouge and Norcia

Posted August 31st, 2016

A Mighty Fortress Is Their Faith

Their monastery damaged by the earthquake, the Benedictine monks of Norcia will carry on for a time in tents outside the town walls

Posted August 26th, 2016

Norcia Earthquake!

Benedictine monks reportedly safe

Posted August 24th, 2016

Norcia In Bozeman

A preview of the Benedict Option book tonight

Posted April 9th, 2016

Norcia Diary: The Early Church

The Platonic-Christian synthesis, incarnated in a monastic community

Posted February 26th, 2016

Norcia’s Citadel of Remebrance

The chart-topping Benedictines on national television. Why they are special

Posted January 18th, 2016

Looking East From the West

What Eastern religion — Christian and otherwise — offer that’s hard to find in the West

Posted December 7th, 2015

Yearning for Stability

A medievalist longs for what the monks of old had: a stable sense of place

Posted July 18th, 2015

A Benedictine on the Benedict Option

The prior of the monastery in St. Benedict’s hometown on how Christians should deal with darkening times

Posted October 22nd, 2014

‘What We Need Are Men Like St. Benedict’

A short documentary about the Benedictine monks of Norcia

Posted October 12th, 2014