Matthew talks about what all Christians can learn from monastics, and encourages us to develop a relationship with a monastery.
The Illumined Heart:
Western Monastic Spirituality
How old is monasticism in the west? Are there historic connections between eastern and western monasticism? What does the western monk strive to achieve? Is the praxis similar for the…
A Word from the Holy Fathers:
St Mark the Monk on Living the Life of the Cross
This week, Fr Matthew reflects on a writing by St Mark the Monk which shows the true Christian life as one united to the Cross, living in self-abasement and humility…