Advent: Time Stands Still & Soul Meets Creator

Benedictine Catholic Sister Jackie Walsh says her mom's death revealed Advent wisdom to her.

Read more | Comments (0) | Dec 21, 2018

Waiting for Jesus (and Santa)!

Sister Marlene Miller remembers her childhood Advent and Christmas Eve.

Read more | Comments (2) | Dec 20, 2018

Our Lady of Guadalupe

Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy students acted out the story of Our Lady of Guadalupe for the Benedictine Sisters of Rock Island.

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Advent: A Time for Giving Gifts to Ourselves

Don’t let Advent get lost this year in all the bustle and aggravation of acquisition. Use it. Treasure it. Grow from it.

Read more | Comments (2) | Nov 27, 2018

Learn about Yourself with St. Benedict

Benedictine Catholic Sister Stefanie MacDonald shares a fantastic resource for anyone, whether they are exploring a vocation or just wanting to find more balance in their daily lay lives.

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

Vigil of Love

Join us as we stand with our Jewish sisters and brothers.

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

All Saints Day

Sister Mary Core shares her thoughts about the everyday saints we've been blessed to have in our lives.

Read more | Comments (0) | Oct 31, 2018

Mercy, Compassion (Book Club, Part 4)

Sister Mary Core shares her book club's thoughts on the Final Judgment in Matthew 25 from Chapter 3 of Pope Francis' apostolic exhortation, Gaudete et Exsultate (Rejoice and Be Glad). Here's Part 4 of her Benedictine Online Book Club.

Read more | Comments (0) | Oct 31, 2018

The Rosary as Contemplative Prayer

Peace and presence are the very fabric of monastic life, but can be cultivated through contemplative practice in any setting. Here, Sister Sheila McGrath shares her practice of praying the Rosary.

Read more | Comments (0) | Oct 15, 2018

Finding Answers in God's Time

Sister Stefanie muses on what the future holds ... for any of us.

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