Monastic Enterprises Arts and Crafts Sale

Saint Scholastica Convent

Friday, March 6, 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.

Saturday, March 7, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

This sale will feature many Sister-made items perfect for gift-giving: Candles, kitchen items, needlework, wearables, religious items, plants and bread from Saint Benedict's Monastery bakery.

For more information or directions, call (320) 251-2225

Saint Scholastica Convent is located south of and just past Saint Benedict's Community Center, at 1845 20th Avenue S.E., St. Cloud

Girls, God and Good Times

2015 Summer Camp Registration Now Open!

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Winter Spirituality Center Offerings!

Winter offerings at the Spirituality Center are now open for registration. Catch the "Early Bird" bargains!




According to St. Benedict, guests are never lacking in a monastery. Be our guest as you take a virtual tour of the monastery. Welcome!






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Sister Karen Rose chronicled her final six months prior to her Perpetual Monastic Profession July 11, 2012. Read about her journey via her blog, here:

One Woman's Journey



Christina Désert: Working to Share Benedictine Values

Christina reflects on her year of service in Bristow, Va.

Follow her blog here, and share her experiences during her year serving in the ministries of the Benedictine Sisters of Virginia, Bristow, Va. She is working with women and children through BARN, a transitional housing program and also with BEACON, a literacy program for adult immigrants and others who are working toward achieving a GED.

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Christina Désert:2013-14 BWSC volunteer

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