St Columba and his Rule


Today is also the memorial of St Columba/Columban. An eremitical Rule is attributed to his writings:

This source says the saint lived during the Seventh Century. However, his dates show this to be incorrect.

Mrs Cloisters OP
Lay Dominican


What does it mean be always naked in the imitation of Christ and his Apostles?


Poverty, probably. Unadorned. Nothing superfluous.


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