A Rocha International

A Rocha Christians in Conservation A Rocha is a Christian nature conservation organisation, our name coming from the Portuguese for “the Rock”, as the first initiative was a field study centre near the Alvor Estuary in Portugal. As Christians all over the world have recognised the urgent need to protect and restore important habitats, A …
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Abbey of Gethsemani

Abbey of Gethsemani: The Abbey of Gethsemani was home to the internationally known member of the community, Thomas Merton. Known in the religious community as Father Louis, he was a Trappist monk of the Cistercian Abbey of Gethsemani near Bardstown, Kentucky. The Tradition: Hospitality maintains a prominence in the living monastic tradition. As outlined in …
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