Because monasticism is often counter to how we live out our lives, its radically uplifting perspective can be unsettling, challenging how and why we do things. Even the degree to which we have learned to surrender and to give up our will, there is more. There is always that mysterious capacity for intimacy, which will never be exhausted.
Excerpt, “My Soul a Feast of Prayers,” Forthcoming, © Beverly Lanzetta 2018
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