Thoughts for Reflection from Benedictine & Monastic Authors

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October 6th - An Answer of Love

Obedience is an answer of love. One who loves, obeys. If we do not obey through love, we do not really obey, or rather, the love, the charity, the kindness in our hearts – fruits of the indwelling of the Holy Spirit – ought to reign over our whole life. (page 90)

From In the Unity of the Holy Spirit: Spiritual Talks on the Rule of Saint Benedict
Dom Sighard Kleiner, O. Cist., Page 90