Lay Cistercian Identity (2008)

(Adopted unanimously at the International Encounter at Huerta, Spain, in 2008) 1) Lay Cistercian Vocation As individuals, we recognize a personal call that is experienced in community as a gift from God. We define it as a call to be an active witness of Christ and his...

The Lay Cistercian Spiritual Journey (2014)

(Adopted unanimously at the International Encounter at Lourdes, France, in 2014) β€œFor with you is the fountain of life; in your light do we see light.” Psalm 35:10 1) The Beginning: the call Christ calls us into a contemplative way of life lived in the light of the...