Monthly Archives: August 2019

September 2019 E-Newsletter

August 2019
...Monasteries, by design, are places, of rest and reflection. At St. Paul’s Monastery, one of our ministries is to welcome all guests as Christ. Our Benedictine history of official interreligious dialogue brings a diversity and inclusivity into our space. Many guests discover a welcoming presence and an at-homeness as they come through our doors. And upon leaving,…
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Sister LaVerne Hudalla, OSB, 1932-2019

August 2019
Sister LaVerne Hudalla, OSB, age 87, passed away on August 17, 2019. Visitation will be held at St. Paul's Monastery on Friday, August 23 from 4:00-6:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, August 24 at 10:00 a.m. with Visitation from 9:00-10:00 a.m.
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Patience

For those who are married and have used this verse from the Bible read at your wedding, I Corinthians 13:4, I wonder if you considered that the virtues read applied to more than the person you were marrying: "Love is Patient, Love is Kind.” Webster's Dictionary says, "Patience is calm endurance, calmly tolerating delay...persevering." In our world today, it is difficult to have patience: Enduring long lines of traffic and construction delays can be frustrating.
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