Abbaye Sainte Marie de Maumont

Community service

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service

  • "Let no one follow what he considers useful for himself, but rather what benefits another."
    Rule of St. Benedict, Chapter 72

  • "By this my Father is glorified, that you bear much fruit, and so prove to be my disciples."
    John 15:8

  • "Bear one another's burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ".
    (Gal. 6:2).

In order that he may be careful about his wrongful thoughts, therefore,
let the faithful brother say constantly in his heart,
"Then shall I be spotless before Him, if I have kept myself from my iniquity" (Ps. 17[18]:24).

RULE OF BENEDICT chap.7, v.18