S. Joan Chittister, OSB, speaks at Saint John's
(L, C) S. Joan Chittister, OSB, addresses the audience.
(R) S. Joan remained after the lecture to autograph books.
On October 9, 2009, a packed auditorium listened to S. Joan Chittister, OSB, address the topic of "Monasticism: The Radical Christian Life" Citing the contributions of Benedictines throughout history, S. Joan called Benedictines to embrace a 21st century monasticism, a monasticism fully engaged with the world and its Buddhist, Muslim, and Jewish neighbors.
Copies of S. Joan's talk are available for purchase through Benetvision, both a DVD of the presentation and a CD of the audio portion.