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answered her, “Martha, Martha, you are worried and distracted by many things; there is need of only one thing. Mary has chosen the better part, which will not be taken from her.” (
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Front of the medal
“[…] There is the image of St Benedict carrying in his right hand the Cross of Christ. It is known that St Benedict had a special devotion to the Cross and this has been passed on to succeeding generations of Benedictines. 339 more words
Happy feast of St. Benedict, the person who had perhaps the greatest influence on the development of Western monasticism.
We know Benedict as the founder of an order that still thrives today and as the author of a Holy Rule that he established for his followers. 295 more words