Merry Christmas, Merry Revolution

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The daily routine at Heart Mountain Monastery doesn’t change much during the Christmas season-=- okay, the holiday season. That’s one reason why we get quite a few folks asking if they might come stay during this time. The ordinariness, and …

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Blunting the Boy Bully: The Gandalf Nuremberg Strategy

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“ When I despair, I remember that all through history the ways of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time they seem invincible, but in the end they always fall. Think …

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  Leonard Cohen Awarded Knighthood, Sainthood

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“Death is not extinguishing the light. It is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.” – Rabindranath Tagore When those of us living at Heart Mountain Monastery heard the news of Brother Leonard’s passing, we asked the …

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