The Catholic Benedictine Sisters welcome you.


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

Girls' Be a Catholic Sister for a Day - Feb. 25

Sat Feb 25, 2017: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Preparing for Lent with Visio Lectio

Sat Mar 4, 2017: 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Bookmarks: Between the Dark and the Daylight

Wed Mar 15, 2017: 6:30 pm - Wed May 17, 2017: 8:30 pm

H.U.M. Through Scripture

Sat Mar 18, 2017: 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Catholic Sister For A Day - Mar. 18-19

Sat Mar 18, 2017: 9:00 am - Sun Mar 19, 2017: 1:00 pm

Evening at the Monastery - Mar. 23

Thu Mar 23, 2017: 4:45 pm - 7:45 pm