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.

Read more | Comments (0) | Dec 12, 2018

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

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

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

Contemplative Practices to Still the Mind, Feed the Spirit

The Benedictine Sisters of St. Mary Monastery, Rock Island, share their favorite contemplative practices.

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