Monthly Archives: November 2015

At home in L'Arche, Clifford Rounds has the chance to live fully once again. Photo by Amanda Horton

A New Lease on Life: Clifford Rounds Comes Home

L’Arche gave me a stable home, and help with my health. Without L’Arche I would probably be dead. —Clifford Rounds by Amanda Horton Just over a year ago I met my friend Cliff. He came to us in the L’Arche Erie community … Continue reading

Becoming a Self for Others

A tribute to 2015 Templeton Prize Laureate Jean Vanier at the American Academy of Religion annual meeting in Atlanta on Saturday, November 21. Featuring research on L’Arche communities by Professor Michael Spezio of Scripps College, Claremont, California, and video interviews … Continue reading

Advent intro

L’Arche Advent Resources

Advent is a time of exploring what it means to wait. It is a time of preparing for the birth of Jesus. It is a time to rediscover the well-known story of Christmas and to discover that which is still … Continue reading

Michael from Portland

A Story Of Transformation And Call To Action

Michael Biornstad, L’Arche Portland Community Coordinator, gave the following remarks at the October 17, 2015 Benefit Celebration. Transformation: I moved into Neahkahnie house a year after finishing college. My experience of school had been that of a measured expectation of … Continue reading