Formations #3: Shhhhhhhhh! It’s Quiet Hours! Contemplative Silence in Monasticism

  (This is part of a blog series for my Formation of Christian Traditions class) When I was a guest of the Taize community in southeastern France during my first year of college, my companions and I were invited to take on a week of silence. Yes, a WEEK of SILENCE. No talking, no communication … Continue reading Formations #3: Shhhhhhhhh! It’s Quiet Hours! Contemplative Silence in Monasticism