Those seeking to deepen their spiritual lives by visiting monasteries rarely have enough time to absorb as much as they would like. In this book an experienced spiritual master provides an intensive directed retreat which relies heavily on the rich Cistercian spiritual tradition. Readers may read and digest at their own pace, savoring the author's contagious enthusiasm for the monastic way and the medieval monks who formed this distinctive contemplative tradition.
Smaragdus of St. Mihiel, a ninth-century Benedictine monk, explains the Rule of St. Benedict, each chapter is full of wisdom and practical lessons. Translated by...View full product details
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