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
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...
19 October 2021
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.’
2 October 2021
I was speaking with a young man this week…
10 August 2021
We know Jesus spoke in parables, that in what he says to us there are layers of meanings. We are also reminded that the Holy Spirit will help us unlock mysteries...
29 June 2021
The flight of these men (The Desert Fathers) to the desert...