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LISTENING Carefully, my son

to the master’s instructions, and attend to them with the ear of your heart” (Rule of Benedict). Listening is what Benedictine spirituality is all about in a culture that watches but very seldom hears.

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WELCOME TO SYLVESTRO BENEDICTINE Montefano Our Mother House

St. Benedict refers to the monastery as the work shop of the Lord wherein the monk plies the tools of his spiritual craft

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Latin for divine reading Lectio Divina In Christianity, Lectio Divina (Latin for divine reading) is a traditional
Benedictine practice of a slow, contemplative praying of the
Scriptures.
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New to Deeds? Worship Experience Elevation Church.

This is a place of hope, meaning, and purpose. Visit become a part of something bigger - a movement that is changing lives.

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Welcome To Sylvestro Benedictine Monks
Sri Lanka Official Web Site

St. Benedict refers to the monastery as the work shop of the Lord wherein the monk plies the tools of his spiritual craft. The family spirit forms the very core of the Benedictine life. St. Benedict’s idea of a monastery is that of a spiritual family where the Abbot is the father and the monks brethren in Christ.

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It Began with Benedict

On the occasion of the dedication of the rebuilt monastery of Monte Cassino in 1964, Pope Paul VI proclaimed St. Benedict the Principle heavenly Patron of Europe. The title in many respects is true. In fact the monasteries that later followed the Holy Rule of St. Benedict were places where learning and manuscripts were preserved. For some six centuries or more the C

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Vision and Mission Statement

Charism : Quaerere Deum: We seek God through Solitude, Community, and Ministry Motto : Ora et Labora Vision Statement : Seeking God, Serving the Church This means

We are monks whose calling is to seek God alone, with the most absolute and uncompromising singleness of heart. As the word implies

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The Medal or Cross of St. Benedict

Medals, crosses, rosaries, statues, paintings and other religious articles have long been used as a means of fostering and expressing our devotion to the Saints and Mother Mary which lead us to the worship of God. Icons or painted images of Christ and the saints are e

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Our Abbot General

Most Rev. Abbot Michael Kelly was born in 1946 at Parramatta, NSW. He had his Primary schooling at St Monica’s, North Parramatta and secondary at Marist Brothers Parramatta.

He entered St. Benedict’s Monastery Arcadia, NSW in 1964 and professed in 1965. He com

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Our Events & Daily News

13Apr 17

Easter 2017

The Sacred Triduum was celebrated with all solemnity at Monte Fano. Many faithful, includi

Montefano, Ampitiya, Kandy, Sri Lanka 2:45 AM
31Oct 19

Ordination of Bro. Ajantha Silva

Rev. Deacon Ajantha Silva OSB was ordained a priest by Most.Rev.Dr. Valance Mendis, the bi

Montefano, Ampitiya, Kandy, Sri Lanka 2:45 AM

Our History

Illustrious missionary monks in Sri Lanka

February 03, 2022

An extraction from the “The Sylvestro-Benedictine Prelates and the Sri Lankan Church” By Fr.

The Holy Shroud & Why We Believe

February 04, 2022

The Shroud & the Agony – the Passion of Christ: In the Greek and Latin civilizations, God was

Sylvester Guzzolini And His Congregation

February 06, 2022

Presentation The Conciliar Decree Perfectae Caritatis reminds us that « The appropriate renewal of

Short History of the Sylvestro-Benedictine Monks

February 05, 2022

Founder Sylvester Guzzolini, the Founder of the Sylvestro-Benedictine Congregation. was born in 11

Ambanu mena mage diviya | අඹනු මැන මගේ දිවිය....

ගී පද සංකල්පනා – ගරු.ශමින්ද්‍ර ජයවර්ධන සා.බෙ.නි පියතුමා සහ ගරු.ඩිල්‍ෂාන් ප්‍රනාන්දු සා.බෙ.නි සොයුරු.
ගී තනු නිර්මාණය – ගරු.ශ්‍රීන් ලෝව් සා.බෙ.නි.පියතුමා ගායනය – ගරු.ඩිල්‍ෂාන් ප්‍රනාන්දු සා.බෙ.නි සොයුරු සහ අමාලි විජේරත්න
සංගීත අධ්‍යක්ෂණය – ලහිරු ඩි කොස්තා. සියලු ශ්‍රව්‍ය හිමිකම් ඇවරිණි

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