UZIMA is the Swahili word for wholeness / vigour / life / vitality / maturity / perfection...
Thursday, May 12, 2005
Benedict's relevance to modern Europe
Angela Tilby's Thought for the Day for 25 april puts it succinctly: democracy, holistic living, wise management, champagne, social services to the poor... Europe owes all of them to Benedictine monasticism. Fascinating thought to one such as myself familiar with the benignity and peace of Caldey island.