Festival of lessons and carols

One Person’s Witness to Quiet Day

I diligently read all the suggested Lenten Psalms before, during and since the Saturday event.  I came warmly dressed and with Peterson’s Message and Martin Laird’s Into The Silent Land.   The fly leaf described it as being “for those who desire to journey more deeply into the silence of God.”  That sounded right for the Read More

Festival of lessons and carols

Community, Solitude, and Witness: The Threefold Good

Fr. Robert Hale, Oblate Director at New Camaldoli writes of the Threefold Good of the Camaldolese Benedictine charism. This is a big reason I became a Camaldolese Oblate. -rby+ The Camaldolese and Universal “Threefold Good.” Fr. Robert, 3/12/18 We Camaldolese have as our “characteristic element” the threefold good, according to our Constitutions.  We believe that Read More