lux in tenebris
By Diogenes ( articles ) | Feb 25, 2004
Yet another example of the secular media displaying, albeit somewhat shame-facedly, a fascination with contemplative monasticism
The men's voices start up next, low and harmonious, the Gregorian chant reverberating around the stone walls, up into the darkness. Only one small candle is burning and the first of the day's prayer services begin. It's undeniably moving, and I think to myself: "If I could start every day like this, would life be different? Would I always be happy? Would I find God?"
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