Rule of Life

The Suffering God

Christ is present in all the pain and suffering of the world, not safely separated from it but immersed in it to the hilt. “In all our affliction, he was afflicted” (Is. 63:9). The cross of Christ is the sign to us whenever nature is red in tooth and claw and whenever men have to […]

A Rule of Life for Everyone

The raison d’etre of the Spiritual Life Institute is to create ecological situations — wilderness areas — in which people can live so vivaciously and mindfully that, in a loving kind of relatedness, Christ-like and Trinitarian, they embody and anticipate the Kingdom of God. Consequently, thirty-eight years after its founding, the Spiritual Life Institute has […]