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Monthly Archives: March 2021

April 2021 E-Newsletter

March 2021
It has been over a year now since COVID-19 led to the world’s sudden and prolonged shut down. This past year has been a journey of challenges, causing us to see anew the world around us as we have never seen before. We have often felt isolated, but Saint Benedict reminds us that a journey is not taken alone. God is with us, and we are with each other: “See how God’s love shows us the way of life” (Rule, Prologue: 20). “Prefer nothing whatever to Christ, and may he bring us all together to everlasting life” (Rule, Chapter 72: 11-12).
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Sisters’ Words of Wisdom: Sister Monica Raway, OSB

March 2021
Sister Monica Raway, OSB, jokes and laughs easily as she talks about her life and what her roles have been in Community. “I am a jack of all trades,” she says with a laugh. When asked what this means she mentions that she has worked in housekeeping as head laundress, as a cook, and even spent some time as the official chauffeur for the Monastery. When asked if she was a good driver, she just says “of course” as if she does everything well.
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In Memoriam: Sister Mary Joanne Lusk, OSB

March 2021
In Memoriam: Sister Mary Joanne Lusk, OSB Funeral Live Stream Monday, March 22 at 11:00 a.m. Join us by live stream to celebrate Sister Mary Joanne Lusk's life on the St. Paul’s Monastery Facebook page: facebook.com/StPaulsMonastery/live/ Please note, the above link brings you to a page with all our Facebook live videos, including those previously…
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