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 Oct 1, 2016: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Read, Pray, Think: Contemplative Prayer for Single Catholic Women

Sat Oct 1, 2016: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Prayer and Service for High School Students

Sat Oct 8, 2016: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Evening at the Monastery - Oct. 27

Thu Oct 27, 2016: 4:45 pm - 7:45 pm

H.U.M. Through Scripture

Sat Oct 29, 2016: 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Expressing the Psalms With Music and Writing

Sat Nov 5, 2016: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm