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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Life as a Story

Thu Jan 29, 2015: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Girls-Only Monastic Experience

Sat Feb 7, 2015: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Valentine's Evening: Have Your Cake and Eat It, Too

Fri Feb 13, 2015: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Swift and Slow: The Ways of Conversion

Sat Feb 21, 2015: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Becoming Who God Created You To Be

Wed Feb 25, 2015: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Men's Retreat: Finding God in Our Daily Lives

Fri Mar 6, 2015: 7:00 pm - 12:00 pm