Today, as I write this column in mid-November, we are having our first real snowfall of the season. It’s not a typical one. It’s coming in...

Late autumn is a relatively quiet time here at Madonna House—the time between harvest and Advent. It has been a mild autumn, something for which...

The weather has certainly been acting strangely in the recent three months or so. July, with the exception of a few days, felt more like...

Mid-August, when I am writing this column, is a very busy time in Combermere, but work, however pressing, is not the most important thing in...

Ah, summer! As is the case with Fr. David May, it is my favorite season. (See his article in last month’s Restoration   www.madonnahouse.org/archives) But, in...

A number of years ago, when I was in one of our prayer-listening houses, I was in a great deal of emotional pain. One day,...

Here in MH Combermere, Holy Week is always a profound, intense, and busy time. This year, it was even more so, for our sister Deirdre...