Lent and Easter

Easter Greeting: Joyfully Sing to Our God!
Posted on April 19, 2014
Throughout the season of Lent we sang a song titled: Revive us, O God by Jesse Manibusan. It was a plea asking God to once again breathe into us the way of wisdom and the depth of trust that only God can give. As I was...
Thoughts from the Prioress on Easter
Posted on April 23, 2011
Easter has come again! God has been faithful to the promise of Life. Light shines out in the darkness, water flows freely, flowers spread color, new fragrances permeate the air─ all around us the world is fresh and new...
Thoughts from the Prioress on the Triduum
Posted on April 20, 2011
The General Norms for the Liturgical Year state this about the Triduum: “On all high festival days the church counts a day in the same way as Jewish people count days and festivals, that is, from sundown to...
Thoughts from the Prioress on Lent: a time to change
Posted on March 8, 2011
“You must change your life.” — Rilke As we begin Lent, we use ashes, a sign of death, to mark our journey to new life. In the words of Thomas Merton, “The cross, with which the ashes are traced upon us, is a sign of...