On Faith Alone

by the Venerable St. Bede of Jarrow If a brother or sister is poorly clothed and lacking in daily food, and one of you says to them, “Go in peace, be warmed and filled,” without giving them the things needed for the body, what good is that? So also faith by itself, if it does […]

On The Lord’s Ascension

by the Venerable St. Bede of Jarrow Our father among the saints, the Venerable Bede of Jarrow,  (c. 672 – May 25, 735) was a monk at the Northumbrian monastery of Saint Peter at Wearmouth (today part of Sunderland), and of its daughter monastery, Saint Paul’s, in modern Jarrow. He is well known as an […]