Winter: The Real Spring!

Catholic Benedictine Sister Mary Jane Wallace, OSB shares her wisdom on the seasons of our lives.

Read more | Comments (2) | Jan 22, 2019

Creation and the Cross: A Provocative and Intriguing New Work

Benedictine Catholic Sister Sandra Brunenn, OSB will host a book club at Benet House Retreat Center on theologian Elizabeth Johnson's new book, beginning Wed. Jan 25.

Read more | Comments (0) | Jan 16, 2019

On Your Journey into 2019, Trust Your Inner Voice

Benedictine Catholic Sister Bobbi Bussan compares our journey with that of the 3 wise men as we begin 2019.

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

Baptism: One Bread, One Body

Benedictine Catholic Sister Catherine Cleary says baptism is NOT about sin, but about becoming One Body.

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

May You Be Jesus' Hands and Heart!

Jesus' baptism is one of 3 epiphanies that help us understand who he is. Benedictine Catholic Sister Mary Core shares a little history and inspiration as we close the Christmas season.

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

Where are Your Stars Leading You?

Catholic Benedictine Sister Mary Core reflects on what Epiphany means on a personal level.

Read more | Comments (0) | Jan 06, 2019

Sister Audrey Cleary, OSB, 1940-2018

Catholic Benedictine Sister Audrey Cleary, OSB, of St. Mary Monastery in Rock Island, IL died December 31, 2018.

Read more | Comments (5) | Jan 02, 2019

Resolve to Pray!

Benedictine Catholic Sister Catherine Cleary says the best New Year's resolution is to make time every day for prayer.

Read more | Comments (1) | Dec 31, 2018

Seeing Out the Old Year, Welcoming the New

In the optimistic anticipation of better things to come, we celebrate the New Year AND the Solemnity of Mary on January 1.

Read more | Comments (3) | Dec 31, 2018

Silent Night, Holy Night

Benedictine Catholic Sister Mary Core shares the Christmas traditions of St. Mary Monastery, Rock Island, IL

Read more | Comments (2) | Dec 21, 2018