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Saturday, December 10, 2016
4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
optional Vigil in Chapel at 7:15 p.m.
Celebrate the Birth of our Lord, enjoy warm fellowship with the Sisters and connect with friends
- Gourmet Hors d'Ouevres and Seasonal Beverages
- Silent Auction
- Benedictine Bakery and Candy Shoppe
- Wine Wall
- Mystery Gifts
- Ornaments, Cards and Gifts made by the Sisters
Early Bird (until Dec. 2): $35 per person
Regular (starting Dec. 3): $40 per person
Proceeds benefit the community of Sisters, their ministries and the care of their elder Sisters.
Click here to register.
New Exhibit- Movement = Life by Lara Hanson
Exhibit open 9a-6p daily thru Nov. 18
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Community Day - Community Jubilees
The Community celebrated the jubilees of five Sisters on Sunday, May 1st, who together have served 265 years as Benedictine Sisters. We congratulate:
Sister Rosella Schommer, OSB - 70 years
Sister Carol Rennie, OSB - 60 years
Sister Margaret Kramer, OSB - 60 years
Sister Mary White, OSB - 50 years
Sister LInda Soler, OSB - 25 years
May God continue to bless their journeys.
Sister Mary Courteau recognized for her service as Community Treasurer.
On Wednesday, May 11th, the Community celebrated an Appreciation Luncheon for Sister Mary for her over 14 years as Community Treasurer. Many shared their beautiful stories of working with Sr. Mary including four Prioresses who have had the privilege of Sr. Mary's wisdom and leadership.
Welcome to the Benedictine Community!
On Saturday, May 14th, we welcomed 7 men and women to our Community as Oblates. We celebrated their final oblation at the Vigil for Pentecost.
Our newest Oblates are: Michael Kassner, Gwen Odney, Annette Doepner, Carmen Nielsen, Elizabeth Pangerl, David "Mike" Rowe, and Paul Tillman.
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Sister Laverne Hudalla and Sister Marie Fujan have shared their story and insights with Sister Story. Sister Story is a national campaign aimed at broadening awareness of Catholic sisters.
To watch Sister Laverne Hudalla click here.
To watch Sister Marie Fujan click here.
To watch Sister Virginia Matter click here.
To watch Sister Louise Inhofer click here.