Today is the birthday of Sr. Joan Chittister, the noted author, theologian, and Benedictine sister…
If you want to read her work, we recommend
starting with Wisdom Distilled from the Daily:
Living the Rule of St. Benedict Today
Contemplation in the Midst of Chaos
IMAGE CREDIT: From the cover of Joan Chittister: Her Journey from Certainty to Faith by Tom Roberts.
C. Christopher Smith is the founding editor of The Englewood Review of Books. He is also author of a number of books, including most recently How the Body of Christ Talks: Recovering the Practice of Conversation in the Church (Brazos Press, 2019). Connect with him online at: C-Christopher-Smith.com