This gathering together five times a day to pray in common is what marks the life of a monastic community. Liturgical prayer is the centre of all monastic life and, because "liturgy" has its roots in "work", the monastic liturgy is the "Work of God" - the Opus Dei. It springs from the life and work of the community and centers and grounds all the rest of our life together. ...


"Everyone has a Voice"

Holy Cross School put on two performances of its 2015 end-of-year play, 'Everyone has a Voice', at St George's Hall in High Street, Grahamstown. The play was written and produced by NELM's Basil Mills, together with school staff. Permie Isaac directed the play and Zimkhitha Mdingi conducted the choir. Principal Kary McConnachie said, 'This story emphasised that even the tiniest person/creature can help to solve a big problem and be heard.'

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