NEWS

The summer trip 2021 – from Maria Laach to ...

and I was there … how did that happen?   Five years ago I took part in a retreat in Maria Laach and then I ...
SPIRITUALITY

Make the other big (bigger) Preservation and deepening of unity ...

You probably remember the letter from Sr. Sybilla and with it the words of the founder, Father Johannes Schneider. Unity is a relationship. It is ...
FORUMNEWS

I became a nurse from a seamstress and the miracle ...

I would like to share a story that happened while I was working in a hospital in Naples. I will start my story with how ...
FORUMNEWS

The three Fountain Springs – little known history

The  Three Fountain (Three Springs) on Via Laurentina in Rome is a well-known place, because it is  the place where the martyrdom of St. Paul ...
POSITIVE IMPULSES

Unity of hearts is challenging

Unity of hearts is challenging because it is where my uniqueness meets the uniqueness of the other. Often the uniqueness of the other is presented ...
SPIRITUALITY

The value of a community

Start with a spiritual exercise. Ask yourself: What is the value of a community for you, or more specifically: what is the value for you ...
FORUM

“”Under the ashes a secret fire” (part 2)

In this 2nd article on Sr. Joan Chittister’s book, I would like to invite you to reflect on religious vows, specifically the vow of chastity ...
POSITIVE IMPULSES

We all like appreciation

We all like appreciation. And sometimes we even long for that – a pat on the back. When desired and not achieved, we feel empty. ...
FORUMNEWS

Does religious life make sense today?

We live in times of enormous human possibilities. Even 50 years ago, the current lifestyle of people was unattainable for those times, even in the ...
SPIRITUALITY

Poverty

Years back I gave a keynote speech on the subject of “Evangelical Council – Poverty” in one chapter. Since the evangelical counsels are  essential basis ...