I was a holder of this parachute all through the march yesterday in San Francisco. I was singing “Mother I Feel You Under My Feet.” After I finished the song, a butterfly landed on this boy who was in front of us on the march. It was so wonderful to have a song to sing. It is a little anti climactic to […]
General Convention 2018 Austin Some of us Hildegardians attended the General Convention of the Episcopal Church this July in Austin. With a gathering of 10,000 Episcopalians, there were a lot of interesting events to choose from. I played it simple, and went to events planned by groups we at St. Hildegard’s are connected with. Of the four events I […]
Mary Ermey’s party was so delightful and full of loving energy. Her life is one that continues to enlighten us; especially all of her composed music. It was a delight to be with her and family to celebrate her upcoming book release of all her songs.
Friday, July 6 at 9 am-10:15 CDT Traditional and New: Religious Communities in TEC The Religious Life lives at the heart of the Church in the Episcopal Church (USA). Join us for a conversation about Religious Life in current times–its traditional, new and yet-to-be expressions. Sr Faith Margaret, CHS and President of CAROA (Conference of Religious Orders in the Americas) […]
On June 25th of this year, The St. Hildegard Community of seven professed members celebrated their foundation day anniversary. St. Hildegard’s Community is devoted to the greening of the church in ways that flow from the life of Hildegard of Bingen, a twelfth century Benedictine abbess. We offer our local expression of community as a seed that will grow […]
May 27th, we begin a new liturgical season, an expression of our community vow to Love the Earth. Our Eucharistic Prayer will be “We sing in deep joy!” click to see photo.
This past saturday, the St. Hildegard Community gathered to celebrate sister Mary Ermey and her dear friend, Gayle’s birthday. It was a beautiful day of gratitudes and blessings. Click to see photos.
St. Hildegard professed members’ Judith Liro, and Virginia Marie Rincon recently attended the CAROA-NAECC conference in Toronto Canada. We worshipped, experienced the profoundness of silence, gathered in fellowship and attended a lecture on the use of social media in our communities. Our community, St. Hildegard shared the Mass of Mary Magdala in song with the various religious communities in the […]
Hildegard’s Way September 14-October 12, 2017 Thursdays/afternoon and evening classes Afternoon 4:00 pm -7:15 p.m. Evening 6:15-9:00 pm We nurture community when both classes share dinner and worship from 6:15-7:15 p.m. Hildegard’s Way is an invitation to discover and embody viriditas—the greening power of love capable of transforming our own lives, the church and the world. How will we wake […]
By Jann Aldredge Clanton. The Sunday following the Women’s March in Austin, Texas, I had the joy of worshiping with St. Hildegard’s Community. It was just what I needed to strengthen my resolve to work for justice and to give me the spiritual power so necessary to this work. See full reflection here.