Judith Valente 02-05-2016

Wendell Berry. Image via RNS

The Berry family has lived in these parts for nine generations. While pursuing a prolific writing career, Berry never stopped caring for the land of his ancestors. Now, the 81-year-old writer wants to pass on his family’s farming legacy to a new generation. He decided against teaming up with a large university agricultural program, and instead selected a small Catholic liberal arts college about an hour’s drive from Louisville, run by the Dominican Sisters of Peace.

Rose Marie Berger 08-01-2011

My "life plan" -- at age 23 -- was to own little and to move where the Spirit led.

Christopher Smith 08-01-2010
On being the people of God in a particular place.