The Faith of a Flower

There comes a time, when tending a garden, in which you notice seedlings emerge to sprout leaves. I can't explain why some plants of the same sort grow faster than others. Better soil? More water? Good lighting? Gardening changes your spiritual life. I have been dragging my feet here; I think I'm past the phase… Continue reading The Faith of a Flower

Guest Post: Visions of St. Hildegard of Bingen

The Six Days of Creation from Scivias By Phillip Campbell One of the most exceptional saints of the 12th century was the German nun, St. Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179). Though St. Hildegard spent the majority of her life confined to the abbey of  Disibodenberg on the Rhine, she was one of the most creative and… Continue reading Guest Post: Visions of St. Hildegard of Bingen