Thoughts for Reflection from Benedictine & Monastic Authors

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October 19th - Focus on Finding God’s Will

As [St.] Benedict’s first step of humility reminds us, it is our task to remain focused on finding God’s will and conforming to it.  This is a proactive form of listening, constantly cocking our ears for the slightest sound as if our life depended on it—as indeed it does.

From:  Strangers to the City: Reflections on the Beliefs and Values of the Rule of Saint Benedictt, Page 67
Michael Casey, OCSO