Author Archives: Sister Edith

About Sister Edith

Benedictine sister of St. Scholastica Monastery, Duluth, Minnesota

What? No laughing? Surely you jest…

St Benedict seems to forbid all forms of laughter. Surely that can’t be true … Continue reading

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Keeping Custody of One’s Words

Depraved speech sounds extreme – what is St Benedict really warning us against? Continue reading

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How much of my day?

How much of the day should we devote to the Christian way of life? St Benedict has an answer… Continue reading

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