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1 January 2015 | A Word From the Desert

Monk and books

An old man said:
The prophets wrote books, then came our Fathers who put them into practice. Those who came after them learnt them by heart. Then came the present generation, who have written them out and put them into their window seats without using them.

Sayings of the Desert Fathers
Artwork: Phyllis Nicoll

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Jamberoo Abbey

Jamberoo Abbey, Benedictine Nuns
695 Jamberoo Mountain Road,
Jamberoo NSW 2533 Australia

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