Blessings from the Catholic Benedictine Sisters of St. Mary Monastery

We shall run on the path of God's commandments, our hearts overflowing with the inexpressible delight of love. Rule of Benedict

We are the monastic Catholic Benedictine Sisters of St. Mary Monastery, Rock Island, Ill. Originally from Nauvoo, Illinois, the Benedictine Sisters moved to the Quad-City area in 2001.

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Events/Retreats

Introduction to Centering Prayer Workshop

Sat Aug 29, 2015: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Women's Body, Mind, Spirit Retreat: Journey to the Heart

Fri Sep 11, 2015: 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Evening for Grandparents and Grandchildren: Knots on a Counting Rope

Tue Sep 15, 2015: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Meet the Real Mary Magdalene

Mon Sep 28, 2015: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Introduction to Lectio Divina

Sat Oct 3, 2015: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

The Practice of the Welcoming Prayer

Sat Nov 7, 2015: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm