How to Live: What the Rule of St. Benedict Teaches Us About Happiness, Meaning, and Community by Judith Valente, Martin E. Marty, et al. | Apr 1, out of 5 stars How to Live: What the Rule of St. Benedict Teaches Us About Happiness, Meaning, and Community (Paperback). Run by the Benedictine monks of Newark Abbey, St. Benedict’s has served as an anchor of community strength and pride for years. This heirloom-quality book is a stunning photographic journal of “The Hive” and a celebration of its . Rowan Williams on St. Benedict's Rule Former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams joins us to talk about his new book, The Way of St. Benedict, and what the implications of the saint's Rule might be for our current questions and crises.
As prepared by the Benedictine monk and priest Timothy Fry, this translation of The Rule of St. Benedict can be a life transforming book. (-from the book's back cover.) _____ the Roman Empire was disintegrating Benedict as a young man renounced the world and went to live in a cave near Subiaco. Benedict (c. - A.D.) lived in Italy. St. Benedict - Articles from The School of Life, formally The Book of Life, a gathering of the best ideas around wisdom and emotional intelligence. The fiercely individualistic spirit of our age tends to take a dim view of two big ideas: having any sort of rules governing everyday life; and pooling resources to live together in a communal way. Fr Dwight Longenecker is the author of the classic St Benedict and St Therese–The Little Rule and the Little Way. He is a popular blogger, broadcaster and conference speaker. Visit his blog, browse his books and be in touch at image: Statue of St. Benedict in Norcia, Italy via Niccolò Luoni / Wikimedia Commons. Saint Benedict Press, since its founding in , has published Catholic Bibles, parish programs, literature and prayer books reflective of a traditional Catholic worldview. We are the only publisher of all three major English translations of the Catholic Bible: the Douay-Rheims, RSV-CE, and the NABRE. Our parish programs are present in more than 1, parishes across the .
The St. Benedict medal is based on this tradition. The medal as we commonly know it today (the Jubilee medal) was first made in to commemorate the fourteenth centenary anniversary of St. Benedict's birth by the Archabbey of Monte Cassino, the most important monastery established by the Saint in the 6th century. Back to the Forties. A History lesson in Berlin. St Benedict's CCF Summer Camp – Wathgill St Benedict’s Book Week October 16th – 20th St Benedict’s students go for Gold in Snowdonia. Brownlees inspire St Benedict's triathletes! Netball and Hockey tour to . About The Rule of Saint Benedict. Composed nearly fifteen hundred years ago by the father of Western monasticism, The Rule of St. Benedict has for centuries been the guide of religious communities. St. Benedict’s rules of obedience, humility, and contemplation are not only prerequisites for formal religious societies, they also provide an invaluable model for anyone . Saint Benedict Press since its founding in , has published Catholic Bibles, parish programs, literature and prayer books reflective of a traditional Catholic worldview. We are the only publisher of all three major English translations of the Catholic Bible: the Douay-Rheims, RSV-CE.