The Artist and the Monk


6 March 2017

Blue Sapphire Gallery at the Abbey

Symbols of transition have been a focus of my art for some years now. Windows, Doors, Pathways. Transitions can be understood in many ways: as space, ie. going from place to place, moving house, changing your job, travelling.

Read More

12 March 2016

The Monastery of our Hearts

In the rubble of your resentments, grudges and hostilities there is a small box hidden in the corner of your heart covered with dust and debris.

Read More

18 August 2015

The Monastery of the Bees in their Hive

Sophia (Wisdom of God) seems to be at play here at the Abbey; she is gently opening our consciousness to our bees. Bees are a macro organism of bio engineering wonder...

Read More

10 March 2015

Years Later

The harsh lines of trauma soften in the gentle word. The colours of experience return.

Read More

10 February 2015

The One Soul

A cold air cuts fresh in my mind. Memories emerge of living solitude watching the reddening skies, breathing cool freshness. I smell the oils of eucalypt and pine. The essence of vibrance seizes my senses.

Read More

~  Everything that lives and that breathes gives praise to the Lord  ~

Jamberoo Abbey

Jamberoo Abbey, Benedictine Nuns
695 Jamberoo Mountain Road,
Jamberoo NSW 2533 Australia

Phone/Fax: 02 42360628