Oblate Articles & Features

On The Sacred Liturgy As A School Of Prayer
"Lord, Teach Us to Pray "

By His Holiness, Pope Benedict, XVI

On Psalm 110, To Christ The King
"We Are Invited to Look to Christ in Order to Understand the Meaning of True Royalty"

By His Holiness, Pope Benedict, XVI

On Peter the Venerable, Abbot of Cluny
"I Am Not One of Those Who Is Not Happy With His Lot"

By His Holiness, Pope Benedict, XVI

We're Home
A reflection on spiritual communion with the Abbey

By Michael & Cheryl Schwartz

Saint Odilo of Cluny
He was austere, but above all he was good

By His Holiness, Pope Benedict, XVI

All the Holy Angels

Homily on the Solemnity of Saint Michael and All Holy Angels

By Father Pius X Harding, OSB

Lectio Man

Homily on the Solemnity of Saint Benedict

By Prior Gregory Duerr, OSB

Our Common Life

A Lenten conference delivered to the monastic community

By Father Pius X Harding, OSB

Place Nothing Before Love of God

Papal address to the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life promoting monastic spirituality, November 20, 2008

His Holiness, Pope Benedict, XVI

"To Seek God, and Let Oneself be Found by Him"

Discourse of the Holy Father while in Paris at the Collège des Bernardins,
September 12, 2008

His Holiness, Pope Benedict, XVI

The ‘Primacy of God’ and the Evangelization of Youth

Presentation to the participants of the
International Congress of the Benedictine Federation

His Holiness, Pope Benedict XVI

Book Review

The Wisdom of the Benedictine Elders: Thirty of America's Oldest Monks and Nuns Share Their Lives' Greatest Lessons. By Mark W. McGinnis

Reviewed by Oblate Tim Rolfe

Pray Without Ceasing

A Spiritual Essay

By Oblate Michael Ford

The Great Monk is Still a True Teacher

A general audience address on the value of the Holy Rule of Saint Benedict

His Holiness, Pope Benedict, XVI