Walking to Emmaus? (Lk 24:13-33)

This is one of my favorite Easter stories because it is so down to earth.

Read more | Comments (0) | May 10, 2019

How Has God Commissioned You?

I was home this weekend and went to Mass at Holy Spirit Parish in Dubuque. Fr. Thilenius was giving his homily and it gave me something to ponder. He talked about how in the gospel Jesus questions Peter by asking “Do you love me ?” three times. This was the way Peter could show he still loved and believed even though the night that Jesus was arrested, Peter denied Jesus three times. Then Jesus again commissioned Peter again.

Read more | Comments (0) | May 08, 2019

Augie Students Meet

Augustana College students meet Benedictine Catholic Sisters to learn what their lives are like.

Read more | Comments (0) | Apr 22, 2019

New Growth, New Hope

Benedictine Catholic Sister Catherine Cleary shares her thoughts during Easter week.

Read more | Comments (0) | Apr 22, 2019

Easter: New Astonishment, New Understanding!

Benedictine Catholic Sister Catherine Cleary reminisces on her childhood Easters, and shares wisdom she gained from them.

Read more | Comments (0) | Apr 21, 2019

Was Your Heart Burning?

Your online mini-retreat from the Catholic Benedictine Sisters of Rock Island, Illinois ends with this Easter reflection from Sister Mary Core.

Read more | Comments (0) | Apr 19, 2019

Let it Shine!

Your online mini-retreat from the Catholic Benedictine Sisters of Rock Island, Illinois continues!

Read more | Comments (0) | Apr 15, 2019

Celebrating Resurrection in a Personal Way

Benedictine Catholic Sister Bobbi Bussan shares some ways she plans to celebrate Easter.

Read more | Comments (0) | Apr 15, 2019

Holy Week Services

Please join the Benedictine Sisters for services throughout Holy Week 2019.

Read more | Comments (0) | Apr 13, 2019

Holy Week in a Benedictine Monastery

From Palm Sunday to Easter morning, the Catholic Benedictine Sisters of Rock Island, IL share their time-honored traditions.

Read more | Comments (2) | Apr 12, 2019