Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta

Father James S. Behrens, OCSO News & Columns
Father James S. Behrens, OCSO

“Changing ways of life”


During a recent community meeting, one of the monks mentioned that when he came here in 1974, the Trappist order was undergoing more changes than it had experienced in hundreds of years. Specifically, he cited the newness of the term “contemplation,” the practice of Divine Reading or “Lectio Divina,” the shift from a life of […] English