Free for God Alone
“The cloister calls to mind that space in the heart where every person is called to union with God.”
The first impression of most visitors to a monastery is that of silence and stillness. A silence that is charged with meaning!
That a young woman, so full of promise, would willingly enclose herself behind walls and fences and grilles is for the modern mind a strange phenomenon.
The Only Lord
A Reflection on the Contemplative Life by a Dominican Nun