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Idleness is the enemy of the soul St Benedict Photo procession

Idleness is the enemy of the soul St Benedict Photo procession


Idleness is the enemy of the soul. - St. Benedict Photo - procession to Chapel (Immaculate Conception, 2015)

It is far better to do a few things well than to undertake many good works

After St. Benedict

Benedictine Vows


Life of Saint Benedict, Surnamed

Idleness is the enemy of the soul. - St. Benedict Photo - procession to Chapel (Immaculate Conception, 2015) | Altar boys | Pinterest | Immaculate ...

The earliest extant copy of the Rule

21st March, St Benedict, Abbot, Patriarch of Monks

... St. Benedict

Jesuit News on

... suggestive innuendos, off-color jokes, indecent movies, and the ever-present danger of the Internet, seducing souls into visit the numerous and ...

Sophia Institute Press on Instagram: ““Ora et labora. // Pray and work.” -St. Benedict”

Statues of St. Benedict, St. Clare and St. Anthony of the Desert

~St. Philip Neri

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detail of a painting of Saint Benedict of Nursia writing the Benedictine rule, Herman Nieg

Fresco in St. Benedict's Abbey, Atchison, Kansas

Picture and Autograph of Fr. Ignatius



Lectio Divina

The sacraments of the Eucharist and Reconciliation ...

On All Souls Day, the monastic community of Saint Meinrad Archabbey in Indiana, made their annual procession to the cemetery to honor their deceased ...

Processional cross, and original statue of St Benedict

Directions ...

The Life of St. Benedict was written by Pope Gregory the Great after the monasteries


Work. St. Benedict ...

... understanding the observance of cloister.

The ...

The Rule of Saint Benedict by St. Benedict


... listed below, who all consider prayer for priests to be a specific aspect of their charism.

Saint FRANÇOIS D'ASSISE, religieux, fondateur et confesseur

Others may ...

n 1912, the Paulist Choristers sang at the Vatican for St. Pius X (

Paulist Fathers on

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Welcome to Saint Benedict Center

A glimpse from the St. Ann Chapel at our mother church, the Church of

Welcome to Saint Benedict Center

New Melleray Liturgy of the Hours

The Rule of St. Benedict. Originally written for monks, the principles in the

Monk Assembling a Casket

From the Rule of Saint Benedict: (Idleness is the enemy of the soul)


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Idleness is the enemy of the soul; and therefore the brethren ought to be employed in manual labor at certain times, at others, in devout reading.

This depiction of St. Francis of Assisi is a detail of the "Coronation of

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St. Kateri Tekakwitha Art Icon, Orthodox Icons, Catholic Saints, Religious Art,

St. Benedict from Norcia (490-548 a.D.) occupies a unique place in the history of Western monasticism, above all for the composition of the Rule that makes ...

Treatise on the Love of God

In fact, it is possible to read: “Idleness is enemy of the soul, therefore brothers, in specific times of the day, must work. They are truly monks when they ...

Ambrose Bierce: The Complete Works - Ambrose Bierce - Romans et nouvelles

... walls of the monastery which the observance of cloister fosters and ...

Though the doctors had no hope for her and she was given the Last Rites, Gemma was miraculously healed through the intercession of a Passionist saint, ...

Tradition teaches that Saint Benedict ...

(Though no one is ...

THE LIFE OF ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI Founder of the Order of Friars Minor 1182-1226. By SCTJM


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Recognizing that Benedictine oblates are a diverse and ever-changing lot, found throughout the world in a wide variety of circumstances, The Oblate Life ...


Carmel of the Holy Face Sisters - Diocese of Bismarck - Hague, ND Religion,

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The Project Gutenberg eBook of Early London. Prehistoric, Roman, Saxon, and Norman., by Sir Walter Besant.


The Three Ages Of The Interior Life Volume 1 by Reverend Reginald Garrigou-Lagrange O.P.

Blessed Mother Elizabeth Hesselblad


FACSIMILE OF SURGEONS' ARMS, 1492, WITH ST. COSMO AND ST. DAMIAN SUPPORTING From Young's Annals of the Barber Surgeons .

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And this will be worthily done ...

Moderate reform[edit]


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Benedictine tradition Catholic Religion, Catholic Saints, Roman Catholic, Church History, Catholic Prayers

... purely contemplative life. If one looks at the changes ...


Our Lady Cathedral.

Saint Dominic. From a photograph of the painting preserved in his cell in the convent of Santa Sabina, at Rome Trenton: Albert Brandt, Publisher, 1900]

Original Table of Contents or First Page

Bishop of Caesarea, and one of the most distinguished Doctors of the Church. Born probably 329; died 1 January, 379. He ranks after Athanasius as a defender ...

Legendary Yorkshire

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