Soliloquy in an International Cloister

Watch your step as Brother Lawrence takes you inside the monastery walls of a five hundred year-old international order. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll wish you had ignored your hormones and joined the monastery.

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Location: Rome, Italy

30 November 2009

Legenda Fratrum, pars XX

An elderly brother was visiting from another monastery in order to attend a funeral....

Solicitous brother: How are you getting back to your monastery, brother?

Elderly brother: The undertaker is going to drive me there.

Solicitous brother: Make sure you sit up and occasionally say something!

15 November 2009

Truth in advertising

Sign seen along a highway in India: