Sister Stefanie Published in Vision Magazine

Sister Stefanie MacDonald shares a heartfelt picture of her favorite place - the chapel at St. Mary Monastery, Rock Island.

Read more | Comments (0) | Aug 20, 2018

Catholic Sisters Embrace Communion and Connection at LCWR Gathering

Sisters Sandra Brunenn and Sheila McGrath participated in the Summer 2018 LCWR Assembly.

Read more | Comments (0) | Aug 16, 2018

Benedictine Missioning Day

The tradition of "missioning" is one in which Catholic Benedictine Sisters would be assigned their work for the year. It was exciting and a little anxiety provoking. Learn what's changed and what's stayed the same in our 144-year-old ritual.

Read more | Comments (1) | Aug 07, 2018

Show Up! It Might Change Everything!

Sister Mary Jane Wallace has some sage advice regarding prayer. And no, it's not how to do it!

Read more | Comments (0) | Aug 03, 2018

A Sunbeam’s Song of Praise

Benedictine Oblate Mary Schoening shares her lovely prayer in response to Sister Charlotte Sonneville's invitation to write her own Magnificat!

Read more | Comments (0) | Jul 30, 2018

Keep Todas Familias Together

The Benedictine Sisters hosted a prayer service for immigrant and suffering families Sat. July 14, 2018. Watch it here.

Read more | Comments (0) | Jul 14, 2018

Sister Norberta Vandersnick, OSB, 1927-2018

Sister Norberta Vandersnick, OSB, 1927-2018 died July 7, 2018.

Read more | Comments (3) | Jul 08, 2018

My Magnificat

Sister Charlotte Sonneville shares her own song of praise to the Lord, using the Virgin Mary's Magnificat as her guide.

Read more | Comments (1) | Jul 03, 2018

Pray with Us

We invite you to join us Saturday, July 14 to pray for justice for suffering families.

Read more | Comments (0) | Jul 02, 2018

Marching for Families

Sisters Claudia Scharf and Stefanie MacDonald were among 600 people protesting the separation of children from parents.

Read more | Comments (0) | Jul 01, 2018