“The Life of a Monk Ought to be a Continuous Christmas”

St. Benedict wrote quite famously in his rule that “the life of a monk ought to be a continuous Lent” (RB 49). He meant that monks, and by extension – all Christians, should always be serious about fasting, repentance, and prayer, and not confine these things to just one time a year. I have wondered … More “The Life of a Monk Ought to be a Continuous Christmas”