Monthly Archives: December 2012

Daily Reading of the Rule of St. Benedict – December 04

  Chapter 53: On the Reception of Guests Let all guests who arrive be received like Christ, for He is going to say, “I came as a guest, and you received Me” (Matt. 25:35). And to all let due honor … Continue reading

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Daily Reading of the Rule of St. Benedict – December 03

  Chapter 52: On the Oratory of the Monastery Let the oratory be what it is called, a place of prayer; and let nothing else be done there or kept there. When the Work of God is ended, let all … Continue reading

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Daily Reading of the Rule of St. Benedict – December 02

  Chapter 51: On Brethren Who Go Not Very Far Away A Brother who is sent out on some business and is expected to return to the monastery that same day shall not presume to eat while he is out, … Continue reading

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Daily Reading of the Rule of St. Benedict – December 01

Chapter 50: On Sisters Who are Working Far From the Oratory or Are on a Journey Those sisters who are working at a great distance and cannot get to the oratory at the proper time — the Abbess judging that … Continue reading

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