Reflections from some of the nuns

October 24, 2015

Your Glory Lights Creation

'In spite of sin Your Glory lights creation, Your ancient and unchanging truth remains.' This is a quote from the Saturday morning Lauds hymn...

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May 25, 2015

For everything there is a Season

Earth has its rhythm and its cycles of life and death and the events of this last month here on the Abbey farm have had us living this reality deeply.

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November 28, 2015

Though I Walk In The Midst Of Affliction

Over the past month Jamberoo Mountain has been in the clouds. We had rain and mist nearly every day, with the occasional patch of sunshine. I have to tell you I just love these weather conditions!

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October 10, 2015

In The Presence of The Angels

In the liturgy it has been the time for celebrating the angels – Michael, Gabriel, Raphael and our own guardian angels. From time to time people and creatures come into our lives and...

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September 5, 2015

The One Soul

A cold air cuts fresh in my mind. Memories emerge of living solitude watching the reddening skies, breathing cool freshness. I smell the oils of eucalypt and pine. The essence of vibrance seizes my senses.

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September 26, 2015

Years Later

The harsh lines of trauma soften in the gentle word. The colours of experience return.

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