27 August – Daily Reading of the Rule of St. Benedict

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April 27, August 27, December 27

Chapter 69: That the Monks Presume Not to Defend One Another

Care must be taken that no monk presume on any ground 
to defend another monk in the monastery,
 
or as it were to take him under his protection,
 
even though they be united by some tie of blood-relationship.
 
Let not the monks dare to do this in any way whatsoever,
 
because it may give rise to most serious scandals.
 
But if anyone breaks this rule,
 
let him be severely punished.

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