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About hermitsoftheholycross

The Hermits of the Holy Cross is a Contemplative Association for those who are permanently physically disabled and have become “home bound” to their local Church and are in need of continuous medical care. The Association of the Hermits of the Holy Cross is set-up in such a way that those who are ill and physically disabled can live out their monastic spirituality from their own home. We assist the Church and the world through our life of prayer and freely offering up our sufferings that stem from our disabilities. For the Hermits, our hermitage is within our heart and the Cross of Christ is life for us and for our world.

Lost No Longer

I was so lost many years ago back in 1987. I was not physically lost I was spiritually lost. I cared nothing for my life. I drank to ease the physical pain I had been enduring in my body because … Continue reading

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The Sign of Jonas18 by Thomas Merton

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The Sign of Jonas17 by Thomas Merton

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The Sign of Jonas16 by Thomas Merton

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The Sign of Jonas15 by Thomas Merton

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The Sign of Jonas14 by Thomas Merton

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The Sign of Jonas2 by Thomas Merton

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The Sign of Jonas1 By Thomas Merton

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The Sign of Jonas13 by Thomas Merton

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The Sign of Jonas 12 by Thomas Merton

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