Every week, one of the sisters from Mount St. Scholastica writes the "View from the Mount" column in the Atchison Globe, our hometown newspaper. We republish the columns, with permission from the newspaper, on our website. Click the links below to read the columns.


June 1: Alive with the Holy Spirit

May 25: The glory of work

May 19: When is 'work' work?

May 8: A good shepherd needs good sheep

May 4: An offering of life

April 26: Pruning the vine

April 19: What do you think of Christ?

April 13: We are going to Jerusalem

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February 25: Letting God shine through our lives

February 18: What is Lent?

February 11: Saints and how to be one

Feb. 5: Danger and Opportunity

January 28: Marching for Life

January 19: Where do we seek wisdom?

January 11: Building walls

November 19: Advent: A season of waiting

November 10: God's presence in the ordinary walnut

November 2: Change us, O Lord

October 29, 2016: The Temptation of Perfection

October 22, 2016; Sticking With It

October 15, 2016; I Was a Stranger

October 8, 2016; White Privilege

October 1, 2016: Taking a Stand on Racism

September 24, 2016: Plainchat Lessons for Civil Discourse

September 17, 2016: Speaking Civilly

September 10, 2016: Life Takes Strange Turns

September 3, 2016: Voting with a Conscience

August 27, 2016: A View from a Young Volunteer

August 20, 2016: The Grace of Not Knowing Everything

August 13, 2016: Are you really free?

August 6, 2016: Transformed in the Light

July 30, 2016: A Difficult Hospitality

July 23, 2016: Are You Qualified?

July 9, 2016: In the Cave of St. Benedict

July 2, 2016: Expressions of our Deepest Longings