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Journey to Ireland

Posted June 18th, 2014

We are on our way to Ireland today to give retreats at An Tairseach, the Eco-Centre run by the Dominican sisters and then on to Northern Ireland to give a retreat at Drumalis, run by the Passionist  Sisters.

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Thomas Berry and Apple Blossoms

Posted June 1st, 2014

Today, June 1,2014 we remember, along with many people around the world, the life of Thomas Berry on this 5th anniversary of his passing. Thomas was a Passionist priest, cultural historian, geologian and and co-founder of our monastery in Greensboro, Vermont. He is buried here in a beautiful meadow on…

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Peru, Chile, Ireland, Indiana, Jakarta and Greensboro!

Posted May 25th, 2014

Over the past months we have been engaged in either giving retreats or participating in programs around the world. Sr Gail just returned from a month in Peru and Chile working with groups of lay people, sisters and priests and giving interviews for Catholic TV and You Tube. We will…

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Why Not Become Fire?

Posted April 15th, 2014

Life is waking up in our part of the world!  The sap is rising, the ice is melting!  Transformation everywhere! We begin our entry into Holy Week with a story from  the Desert Fathers and Mothers of the early Church: Abba Lot went to Abba Joseph and said to him:…

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