“At every moment, life gives you the opportunity to do something with what life gives you,” he says. “And, therefore, Grateful Living means learning to avail yourself, moment by moment, of that opportunity.”
Br. David Steindl-Rast—author, scholar and Benedictine Monk—is beloved the world over for his enduring message about gratefulness as the true source of lasting joy. His conversation with Oprah covered a wide range of subjects from Br. David’s background, how he became a monk, living with joy in challenging times, loving our enemies, and how to practice living gratefully.
You can also listen to an audio version of this episode on Oprah’s Super Soul Conversations podcast.
- Learn more about Br. David on his Biography Page
- Discover the possibilities of A Grateful Day
- Explore our online tools and inspiration for practicing Grateful Living in our Practice Space