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SPRING WORKSHOP with BONNIE THURSTON

Bonnie Thurston, our 2014 Symposium speaker, is coming back!  She will be with us on Saturday, April 18, 2015 for a workshop: "Praying with Scripture in the Benedictine Tradition."  Please join us at St. David's Episcopal Church for this event.


RULE OF ST. BENEDICT

The Rule of St. Benedict is a timeless document - in so many ways as fresh and relevant as it was when it was written almost fifteen hundred years ago. Although written for monastics, many of the issues addressed in the Rule can be applied to life in the world outside the monastic community. The qualities which make up a valued life - humility, patience, simplicity, solitude, caring for others, and living in community - concern everyone. These specifics of the Rule, and the framework it provides, have great meaning for people who are seeking to live out their faith in the world today.

The Friends of St. Benedict offers programs and resources to individuals and groups seeking to apply the Rule of St. Benedict to their daily lives: The Benedictine Way, Benedictine Experiences, and the Reading Room.

 

THE BENEDICTINE WAY

Interested in joining or starting a Benedictine Way group? 
Click here to see a listing of current Benedictine cells, groups,
gatherings, and fellow pilgrims. Even if you do not find a group in
your area, you can connect with current leaders and maybe even 
explore creating your own gathering.

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online donations, as well as online payments for our Benedictine experiences.  We also accept your donation made by check or money order.