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Celebrate the 76th anniversary of St. Paul’s Monastery 

June 22, 1948 was a momentous day for the Benedictine Community at Saint Benedict’s Monastery in St. Joseph, Minnesota … 


Father Cyprian Consiglio, OSB Cam leads annual retreat for St. Paul’s Monastery 

“Empty Yourself Completely: A Spirituality of Kenosis” is the theme of this year’s retreat June 9-14 presented online … 


Priory Preserve Pilgrimage on June 22, 8:00am 

Join Sisters and others on a 1.5 mile prayer walk through the Priory Preserve beginning with Morning Prayer … 


Sisters announce the summer fundraising appeal 

The Benedict Appeal strongly supports vital ministry at the Monastery … 


You would make a great Oblate 

Oblate formation inquiries for the upcoming year of formation needed soon … 


Learning directly from Benedictine super-models 

The Sisters of St. Paul’s Monastery have also gifted us with the invitation to come learn these values directly from them, or as they’d be more comfortable saying, learning in the “school for God’s service” with them …  

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Priory Preserve Pilgrimage


June 22 8:00am

Join pilgrims for a prayer walk through the 1.5 mile interpretive trail at the City of Maplewood’s Priory Preserve (former property of the Sisters). Registration is due by Wednesday, July 19.

A Letter of Welcome

Founding Day Mass


June 22 11:30AM

The Sisters will celebrate the Eucharist thanking God for 76 years of the Benedictine way of life here in St. Paul. Following the Mass, the Sisters remember and honor the Sisters enjoying their Eternal rest with a blessing of the cemetery.

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Founding Day Mass


June 22 12:30AM

Celebrate with the Sisters, their 76 years of service within the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis through this fundraiser / cookout. Your $20 attendance fee supports the Sisters’ missions. 

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Purchase raffle tickets!

June 22, 2024

Join the Sisters at their cookout, while there, support their Ministry by entering to win at 6 big-ticket items:

REI Outdoors Package
7 Vines Vinyard Experience
Just for Me, The Spa Experience
Sky Zone Family Experience
Blackstone 36-inch Grill
55-inch 4K UHD Insignia TV

The drawing will take place at the August 15 Feast of the Assumption dinner with Trivia Mafia. (You need not be present to win.)