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The Turkey Girls

The Christmas season is very important in our monastery with…
December 22, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

The Power of “Wow”

Two weeks ago I was walking with the faculty, staff and principal…
December 17, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Long is our winter, dark is our night

As we approach the winter solstice next week, there are times…
December 15, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

South Africa Here We Come!

As one of the faculty at CSB/SJU (College of St. Benedict/St.…
December 10, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

As a deer longs for flowing streams, so my soul longs for you, O God. Psalm 42:1

I remember.Freshly fallen snow glistened like jewels across the…
December 8, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Advent

Liturgically, Advent is my favorite season. The antiphons and…
December 3, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Communal Anointing at the Monastery

Early in November of this year I was among the sisters in our…
December 1, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

The Eichstaat Connection

Three students from the College of Saint Benedict, Katie Ebben,…
November 25, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Influenza Epidemic

This is my first entry in our community’s blog. I have an…
November 23, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Catholics Confront Global Poverty

We, the Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict, have recently…
November 20, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Anger, my friend

Learning and teaching energize and nurture my being. Last month…
November 19, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Monastic Interreligious Dialogue

There is a group in Benedictine, Cistercian and Trappist circles…
November 17, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Benedictine Women Service Corps

A ripple of excited air has been flowing over the campus of the…
November 12, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

How beautiful is the dwelling place of God

I like opening the large oak doors to Sacred Heart Chapel. It…
November 10, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Benedictines and the Ojibwe in Minnesota

Since the 1990s the U.S. officially designates November as American…
November 5, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Welcome to our Blog

We are a community of women Benedictines in St. Joseph, Minnesota.…
October 20, 2009/by SaintBenedictMonastery