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Title of Excerpt Book Title Posted onsort ascending
The Monastery of the Heart

Creation from chaos

Excerpt from The Monastery of the Heart: An Invitation to a Meaningful Life

Jan 21, 2020

Welcome to the Wisdom of the World

A Solitary Life

Excerpt from Welcome to the Wisdom of the World

Jan 13, 2020

A New Year's Gift

Jan 6, 2020

In Search of Belief by Joan Chittister

Until Christmas comes again

Excerpt from In Search of Belief

Dec 23, 2019

O Antiphons

For whom we wait

Dec 16, 2019

Hope is not for easy times

Dec 9, 2019

Uncommon Gratitude: Alleluia For All That Is by Joan Chittister

Alleluia every day

Excerpt from Uncommon Gratitude: Alleluia For All That Is

Dec 3, 2019

A Monastery Almanac by Joan Chittister

The opposite of life

Excerpt from A Monastery Almanac

Nov 18, 2019

The Sacred In-Between by Joan Chittister

A matter of time

Excerpt from The Sacred In-Between

Nov 11, 2019

The Gift of Years :Growing Older Gradually by Joan Chittister

What are we leaving behind?

Excerpt from The Gift of Years :Growing Older Gradually

Nov 4, 2019

The Liturgical Year by Joan Chittister

The Force of Daily Life

Excerpt from The Liturgical Year

Oct 28, 2019

Wisdom Distilled from the Daily by Joan Chittister

The willingness to be changed

Excerpt from Wisom Distilled from the Daily

Oct 21, 2019

 A Passion For Life by Joan Chittister

You are here for nothing else than to strive

Excerpt from A Passion For Life

Oct 15, 2019

Radical Spirit: Twelve Ways to Live a Free and Authentic Life

Be who you say you are

Excerpt from Radical Spirit: Twelve Ways to Live a Free and Authentic Life

Oct 7, 2019

Aspects of the Heart by Joan Chittister

Where is God hiding?

Excerpt from Aspects of the Heart

Sep 30, 2019

On the edge of autumn

Sep 23, 2019

2020 Joan Chittister Calendar

May I introduce Mary of Nazareth

Excerpt from 2020 Joan Chittister Calendar

Sep 16, 2019

Dear Joan: Conversations with Women in the Church by Joan Chittister

Anger as a holy act

Excerpt from Dear Joan: Conversations with Women in the Church

Sep 9, 2019

Dear Joan: Conversations with Women in the Church by Joan Chittister

New book by Joan Chittister

Excerpt from Dear Joan: Conversations with Women in the Church

Aug 26, 2019

The Gift of Years: Growing Older Gracefully by Joan Chittister

Ah, sweet mystery of life

Excerpt from The Gift of Years: Growing Older Gracefully

Aug 19, 2019

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