Category Archives: Lives of the Saints

Feast Day of St. Dominic

Today is the feast day of St. Dominic; he is the founder of the Order of Peachers, a missionary monastic order.  St. Dominic was born in Spain in 1170.  He was a priest and prior of the cannons of the … Continue reading

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Learning from Evelyn Underhill

Today is the feast day of Evelyn Underhill.  Although, she is not a saint in the traditional sense, it is only because the Anglican Church does not have a process to canonize holy individuals to the title of Saint.  She … Continue reading

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Feast Day of St. Barnabas

As many of you know, I am a Third-Order Benedictine monk, at the name of my profession I was given the name Br. Barnabas.  Barnabas means, “son of encouragement,” I have tried very hard to live into/reflect this spiritual gift … Continue reading

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