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April 25, 2018
A Conversation with Richard Rohr, OFM
Richard Rohr — author of numerous books on the contemplative dimension of spirituality, including Everything Belongs and The...
November 30, 2017
What is the Relationship Between Silence and Social Justice?
Today’s post is by a guest contributor: writer, photographer, and filmmaker Cassidy Hall. ...your silences will...
November 24, 2017
The Two Sides of Silence
Today’s post is by a guest contributor: Brother Mark Dohle, OCSO, who serves as the Guestmaster...
September 28, 2017
Listen to a Trailer for a New Podcast on… Silence!!!
Friends, I am so pleased to announce that I will be one of the co-hosts...
July 26, 2017
The Politics of Silence
The other day, I posted this tweet: And a friend of mine posted this...
May 23, 2017
What Is the Relationship Between Christian Prayer and Meditation?
Christian spirituality is dedicated to growing in intimacy with God. Both the prayer of silence...
May 21, 2017
Mystery of the Missing Silence
To you, silence is praise, O God in Zion: and unto You shall the vow...
March 15, 2017
Why Silence Matters (Video)
Silence is the heart of the spiritual life, and especially of the Christian contemplative...
November 23, 2016
Thoughts are to contemplative silence like a monstrance is to the Host
The Catechism of the Catholic Church defines contemplation like this: A form of wordless prayer...
March 04, 2016
In Pursuit of Silence: A Quiet Movie with Much to Say
"Silence is where we speak something deeper than our words..." "Silence returns us to what...
February 06, 2015
When Silence Rings
A reader named Nick writes: I am interested in the subject of meditation and...
January 09, 2014
Requiem for a Trappist Monk
Rest in peace, Father Luke Kot. Father Luke died tonight, at the age of 102....
December 20, 2013
Preparing for the Silent Night (Conclusion)
Okay, I'm loving The Reed of God by Caryll Houselander so much that I have to give...
December 18, 2013
Preparing for the Silent Night (Part Two)
This is the second of a series of Advent reflections. To read the first part,...
December 16, 2013
Preparing for the Silent Night (Part One)
My Advent reading for this year is The Reed of God by Caryll Houselander. A twentieth...
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