Reflecting on the Monastic Life

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Our 4th graders visited a monastery as part of their study of St. Benedict and monasticism in the Middle Ages. After Mother Nektaria explained more about what the monastic life is like, our students took time to be quiet and contemplate their praises, thanksgivings, and petitions.