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

Creation - We Celebrate God’s Beautiful World

Sat May 14, 2016: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Spirituality of Gardening

Sat May 21, 2016: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Catholic Sister for a Day

Sat May 21, 2016: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Catholic Sister for a Day - May 21-22

Sat May 21, 2016: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Women's Retreat: The Mandala: A Pathway to One's Center

Fri Jun 24, 2016: 6:30 pm - 12:00 pm

Silent Directed Retreat: God Speaks. Are We Listening?

Sun Jul 10, 2016: 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm