ARCHIVED EDITION

VOLUME 1, NUMBER 1


Editor’s Note

This initial issue of our online journal is the beginning of what we hope will be a continuing dialogue among all sectors of the Xaverian community (and beyond) in pursuit of a deepening understanding and practice of Xaverian Spirituality. The process of discovering and articulating the unique spiritual call of Theodore James Ryken and his first brothers has been carried on throughout the history of the Congregation, notably in years past through the work of Brothers Jan Devadder, Aubert Downey, and others. It reached a certain summit of expression through the work of the Committee which formulated the Fundamental Principles: Brothers John Collins, Bernard Philpott, Roger Demon, and Peter Fitzpatrick. The research and study received new impetus and focus with the publication of Brother Jan’s two volume biography of Brother Ryken: Rooted in History…READ MORE

A BRIEF BRIGHT FLASH

JEANNETTE SUFLITA

BEING GROUNDED

JOE PAWLIKA

CONVERSION

GAIL DENNIG

REFLECTION

CATHY REYNOLDS

VALLEY OF HUMILITY

ED RICE