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February 2020 E-Newsletter

January 2020
February is typically the month that most people might associate with the theme of love. In this respect, on February 10th, we celebrate the Feast of Saint Scholastica, a woman of great love. The story is told of how Saint Scholastica loved meeting with her brother Saint Benedict so they could share spiritual insights. According…
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January 2020 E-Newsletter

December 2019
We Benedictine Sisters of St. Paul’s Monastery wish you a New Year filled with what has been foretold by prophets and celebrated as a brilliant Light announcing the event of God now accessible in flesh and blood to a human world, uncovering what before now has been hidden. This miraculous self-communication of God is like…
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Lenten Blessing of Books

March 2019
On Ash Wednesday, we celebrate a ritual of blessing of books for spiritual reading during the Holy Season of Lent.  We recognize our need for wisdom and a repentant heart to experience the joy of spiritual desire for union with the Risen Christ.  We ask God that Saints Benedict and Scholastica intercede for us to…
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