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Celtic Cross in Rainbow

Reawakening Our Origins Pt.2.

In this slightly longer than normal Vid, (part two of the three part series entitled Reawakening our Origins), Greg Valerio explores the idea of The Monastic Church as a stripped back reality rooted in simply prayer and work. Early Celtic Monastic Christians saw discipleship as the practice of Imitating Christ and walking in a Spirit of Holiness.

Lightning Strike in Dark Mountains

The Call to (W)Holiness

In the final blog of the Reawakening our Origins series, Greg Valerio explores the relevance of St. Columba’s rhythm of prayer, work and reading for the Christian life. Given the chaos and corruptions of the world, the journey towards our true home in Christ requires us to start all over again.

The Pathway to Chanctonbury Ring

Prayer – The Paradise of Souls

In this Society of St. Columba series on the characteristics of prayer, Greg Valerio explores the nature of our spiritual journey to Paradise. Are we traveling the wide road or the narrow path. He reflects on St. Columba’s simple injunction to pray as the foundation for the spiritual journey to the Paradise of the Soul.