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Happy 20th Anniversary, St. Benedict Center!! 

Happy 20th Anniversary, St. Benedict Center!! Tens of thousands of people have enjoyed the many gifts of St. Benedict Center since 1997. At our celebration and blessing of our new… 829 more words

St. Benedict Center ~ Christ The King Priory

Spiritual Direction in Progressive Congregations: Introduction

NOTE: One of my sabbatical projects has been working on a book about spiritual direction in progressive congregations, and I’ve found it helpful to think of the sections as blogs posts. 1,090 more words


Rocks in My River

It may be that when we no longer know what to do
we have come to our real work,
and that when we no longer know which way to go… 579 more words

Spiritual Director Burnaby

How We Feel In The Presence Of God Will Determine Our Distance From Him. 

Sometimes the Lord Draws us to himself but then He allows us to enter sin, to be come distant from him like the prodigal son and the good that comes from this is we get to feel the difference. 232 more words

The boundaries of spiritual disciplines

A lot of the reading and teaching I do focuses on helping people to practice the spiritual disciplines. Most Christians don’t know how to pray or read the Scriptures (or have been taught to do it in a way that… 581 more words

Spiritual Formation

Come Over to Me

Happy feast day of our Lady of Perpetual Help!

“Let us all rejoice in the Lord, celebrating a festival day in honor of the blessed Virgin Mary, on whose solemnity the Angels rejoice and give praise to the Son of God.” (from the Introit for today’s Mass) 1,311 more words


Sacred Rhythms: Arranging Our Lives for Spiritual Transformation (Book Review)

Day 12 of my 30-day writing challenge

Many Christians undertake Bible reading, prayer, and other spiritual disciplines like fasting out of a desire to “work for Christ” or out of guilt for not doing more. 670 more words

30-day Writing Challenge