|Sing the Praises of God
"As we sing our Psalms
Let us see to it that our mind is in harmony with our voice"
(Rule of St. Benedict Ch. 19:7)
Several times a day we gather together in church for the Hours of the Divine Office. We sing hymns and psalms, and listen to readings from Sacred Scripture."
Listen to His Word
Lectio Divina, the prayerful and assiduous reading of Sacred Scripture is an essential element of our search for God.
We receive the Word inwardly with faith and love.
Meditated and held in the heart, the Word penetrates, enlightens, and gives life.
Under the action of the Holy Spirit, the Word becomes prayer in us.
Lectio Divina is practiced daily in the silence and solitude of the cell where the Sister encounters God.
Pray in Secret
Secret prayer is essentially a presence to God, a gentle, peaceful, and courageous atempt to encounter the transforming gaze of God. It is the fruit of Lectio Divinia