In our modern world, we talk fast, we travel fast, and we even pray fast. Have you ever attended rosaries where people seem to say the words at breakneck speed -- apparently more worried about finishing before Mass starts than savoring each word? Our impatience to get to the end, our focus on completion rather than process is a real danger in reading Scripture when every word ...continue reading
St. Benedict Medal- On the front, St. Benedict holds in his right hand the cross of eternal salvation and in his left hand is his “Rule for Monasteries”. The back contains the exorcism prayer against evil spirits. "The Cross of Holy Father Benedict, May the Holy Cross be my light, Let not the dragon be my guide, Begone Satan! Suggest not vain things to me, Evil is the cup thou offerest, Drink thou thine own poison."
St Benedict’s students experience life in London http://www.cumbriacrack.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Sixth-Form-Students-London-Eye-800x532.jpg Thirty Sixth Form students from St Benedict’s Catholic High school have this week had the trip of a lifetime to London, taking in the Houses of Commons and Lords http://www.cumbriacrack.com/2016/11/10/st-benedicts-students-experience-life-london/