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.
February 16: The grace to forgive
February 8: On changing attitudes
January 31: Sister celebrates 75 years of monastic life
January 25: A life that goes with the flow
January 18: Discourse, Desserts and Doctors
October 4: One hundred percent for life
September 27: Creation, faith and chickens
September 21: The need to talk to people of other religions
September 14: The hard work of forgiveness
September 6: Hold fast to dreams
August 23: Eclipse and the end of the world
August 18: Expanding our image of God the Creator
August 10: Faith and science: happy together
August 2: Four sisters celebrate 50 years
July 6: Four things that matter most
June 28: In the footsteps of Peter and Paul
June 21: What I learned from my mother
June 15: Loved rather than feared
June 7: Servant Leadership
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