The Catholic Benedictine Sisters welcome you.


We are the monastic Catholic Benedictine Sisters of St. Mary Monastery, Rock Island, Ill. Originally from Nauvoo, we have lived and served in the Quad-City area since 2001. 

Explore ways to join us as: 

   * A Benedictine Sister

   * An Oblate

   * A Volunteer

Join our Virtual Discernment Retreat!

A call to a religious vocation is a gift from God, and worthy of time set apart as you listen to God’s voice. This 5-day virtual retreat introduces new ways to pray and learn more about the discernment process. To participate, click HERE.

 

What's New

2020 Oblate Day

2020 Oblate Day

Join Us Virtually for Annual Oblate Day

World Day of Prayer for Creation

World Day of Prayer for Creation

Learn more about the Season of Creation


Feast of the Assumption of Mary

Feast of the Assumption of Mary

A Reflection from Prioress Susan Hutchens


Prioress Susan Hutchens Welcomes Bishop Tylka

Prioress Susan Hutchens Welcomes Bishop Tylka

'Delighted to Walk and Work Together'


Events/Retreats

For a complete listing of Benet House 2020-2021 virtual retreats and on-site retreats, click HERE