This page contains a series of reflections on aspects of Benedictine spirituality and prayer, but other subjects may also be covered, depending upon inspiration! Subscribers to stbenedict.co.uk will receive a notification when new reflections are added - click here to subscribe:
'Calming the Storm' - a reflection on Mark 4:35, and the need for continual prayer:
Holy Week 2020
St Benedict and the Cruciform Life
Advent 2018 - Christ as the Light of the World
'Wonderful and Unsettling' - how lectio divina works changes in us.
Reflection No.1, 23 July 2018:
Prefer nothing to the love of Christ.
Advent 2019: Go beyond the mind that you have...
Reflection No.2, 15 October 2018: The Logos in the Prologue of St John.
Article about the connection between the Turin Shroud and Buckfast Abbey chapel window.
Bartimaeus the blind man - and ignoring the voices that keep us from Christ.
The Art of Holy Week
St Paul and the Fruit of the Spirit
Joy - only in darkness, the light
Can stained glass help us to understand the nature of the Eucharist, and what it call us to be?
Bringing the Word Home - how lectio divina can help to develop a personal relationship with Christ.