Prayer

Pray with us

Morning, noon, and evening prayers are held in the oratory in the lower level of the Gathering Place. Eucharist and Mass are held in the Sacred Heart Chapel. Our services are open and all are welcome.

See Prayer Times Here

Morning Prayer
MONDAY–FRIDAY : 7 a.m.
SATURDAY : 8:15 a.m.
SUNDAY : 8:15 a.m.

Noon Prayer
MONDAY–FRIDAY : 11:30 a.m.

Vigil Prayer
SATURDAY : 7 p.m.

Evening Prayer
MONDAY–THURSDAY : 7 p.m.
FRIDAY : 5 p.m.
SATURDAY : 5 p.m.
SUNDAY : 5 p.m.

Eucharistic Celebration
MONDAY–THURSDAY : 5 p.m.
FRIDAY : 8 a.m., St. Joseph parish church
SATURDAY : 11:30 a.m.
SUNDAY : 10:30 a.m.

Saint Scholastica Convent, St. Cloud
Morning Prayer
MONDAY–FRIDAY : 8:30 a.m.
SATURDAY : 8 a.m.
SUNDAY : 8:30 a.m.

Noon Prayer
MONDAY–FRIDAY : 11:45 a.m.
SUNDAY : 11:45 a.m.

Vigil Prayer
SATURDAY : 6:15 p.m.

Evening Prayer
MONDAY–SUNDAY : 4:30 p.m.

Eucharistic Celebration
MONDAY–FRIDAY : 8 a.m.
SATURDAY : 11:30 a.m.
SUNDAY : 8 a.m.

Visitors are welcome to join the Sisters at prayer at any of these times. Please call 320-363-7100 if you have any questions.

Ministry, Service & Employment

Spirituality Center

The Spirituality Center is a place to seek solitude, quiet and peace offering individual or group retreats, spiritul direction and a variety of faith and educational presentations, workshops and seminars. The center provides opportunities to spend time in a hermitage and experience the labyrinth.

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Visiting Scholars Program (Studium)

Three realities are intertwined in the monastic life, both in its essence and in its outreach for the sake of the world.

  • The love of Learning
  • The desire for God
  • The commitment to beauty

Studium honors scholarship as a sacred ministry.

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Liturgy

A skilled staff of Sisters plan and create liturgies throughout the liturgical year. Musicians, the monastic choir, community and lay guests, participate together in these liturgical celebrations.

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Benedictine Values

Our Core Benedictine Values

Awareness of God
RB 19:1; 72-11
We acknowledge the primacy of God and seek to follow Christ in the ordinary events of every day.

Community
RB 72
We are committed to respecting each individual, forming stable relationships, receiving counsel from the community and affirming the common good.

Prayer and Work
RB 19:6-7; 48:8
We are dedicated to a daily rhythm of prayer and work, as we praise God and witness to the dignity of work in God’s creation.

Listening
RB Prol 1
We strive to listen with the ear of our hearts, to hear the voices of all creation with compassion and reverence.

Hospitality
RB 53:1
We seek to respect all persons and to welcome them with warmth, acceptance and joy.

Stewardship
RB 31; 10-11
We value simplicity and frugality as we reverence all of creation and care for the goods of the earth.

Peace
RB Prol 17
We are committed to peace and to practicing justice locally and globally.

Our Community

Take time to learn about our community.  Read more about us by following the like provided below.

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Educational Opportunities

There are many possible ways to increase your knowledge. For more details, visit the links listed below.

College of Saint Benedict

School of Theology