May 2 – When Breath Becomes Air
Today the community completed the mealtime reading of Exodus: The Book of Redemption by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks. Our new refectory book is When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi.
from Rule of St. Benedict : Chapter 38. The Reader for the Week
Reading will always accompany the meals of the brothers.
Kalanithi, Paul. When Breath Becomes Air. New York: Random House, 2016.
Sacks, Jonathan. Exodus, the Book of Redemption. Covenant and Conversation. New Milford, CT: Maggid Books & The Orthodox Union, 2010.