July 11, 2017
Benedictine Sr. Karen Bland, center, is executive director of Grand Valley Catholic Outreach (www.catholicoutreach.org), which provides emergency services such as housing, food and clothing to people in need in Grand Junction, Colorado. (Provided photo)
"Let all guests who arrive be received like Christ, for he is going to say, 'I came as a guest, and you received me.' "
—The Rule of St. Benedict. July 11 is the feast day of St. Benedict of Nursia.