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Monthly Archive for March, 2015

Each individual [hermit], as indeed each monastic community, went it’s own way.  Celtic monasticism carried no stereotype. …There is a traditional story of a discussion between the heads of two monasteries about the virtues of celibacy [for monks] or not, to which the reply was that neither should claim superiority since everyone would get to […]

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On St Patrick’s Day

“I found that the Celtic way of seeing things has also become a source of healing and renewal to people raised with a narrower and dualistic Christian spiritual world-view.  The Celtic view breaks through splits and isolations.  It helps us to connect with the earth.  It gives a positive perspective to us relating as male […]

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