Living the Hours...

The Monos Blog (Living the Hours) will host Monos staff members and the advisory board to contribute to this section of the website. Living the Hours is a practical and reflective Blog engaged with: current affairs, monasticism, Christian spirituality and wellbeing.  

Please Nb. "The Posts in this Blog are the view of the individuals and not necessarily that of Monos."

3 February 2022

A COVID Reflection

The 25th of January 2022 will mark the second anniversary of COVID’s entry into Australia. On that date the first known case of the disease was detected in a Victorian man returning from China. I, for one, will not be throwing a celebration for this...
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19 October 2021

A Monk Either Drinks or Prays

I recently contacted Dr Paul Pearson, Director and Archivist at the Thomas Merton Center, Bellarmine University, to help me identify a quote that I thought was written by Thomas Merton: ‘a monk either drinks or prays.’
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