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.

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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.

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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...

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10 March 2015

Years Later

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

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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.

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~  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
Email: benedictineabbey@bigpond.com