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Monthly E-Newsletter

Summer Events at St. Paul’s Monastery

June 2024
Summer Events at St. Paul's Monastery Sisters of St. Paul's Monastery in 1948 at 301 Summit Avenue in Saint Paul The Sisters are excited to welcome you to several events over the course of the summer! June is Founding Month. On June 22, 1948 the foundation of St. Paul's Priory was canonically erected when 178…
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The Hand of God

May 2024
The Hand of God I sit on my three-season porch and gaze. May is a great time to take in the accountability of God’s promise of creation. In the very early morning, I wake to hear birds chirping with the cheerful voice of their song. It is not an irritation to my ears but more like…
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Congratulations to Our New 2024 Oblates

Congratulations to Our New 2024 Oblates Oblates express a commitment to the Sisters of St. Paul’s Monastery and to following The Rule of St. Benedict (The Rule) in their daily lives in accordance with their abilities. This present group of candidates participated in monthly meetings headed by spiritual leaders who engaged them in discussion on…
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Beautifying the Monastery Grounds

May 2024
The Monastery on Pentecost Morning After an epic thunderstorm early in the morning, the clouds cleared as the sun rose over the Monastery. Walking the grounds before Morning Prayer signs of life and spring made their presence known: birds, squirrels, rabbits, even a quick red fox! Each year, the Monastery hosts a spring grounds clean-up…
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Standing in the Sacred Sliver of Space Before a Choice

May 2024
Standing in the Sacred Sliver of Space Before a Choice excerpt from: Benedictine CARE Chapter 1: Stability of IntentionIn Benedictine CARE, we are practicing bringing our relationship with the divine into the most ordinary of daily lifestyle choices around food, fitness, and fun. We are exploring together a simple practice of “Turning Towards” our inner…
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Honoring Founding Day

May 2024
Honoring Founding Day with the Priory Preserve Pilgrimage, Mass, and Cookout!June 22, 1948 was a momentous day for the Benedictine Community at Saint Benedict’s Monastery in St. Joseph, Minnesota. On that day, 178 of its members courageously took leave of their home in central Minnesota and established a new foundation—St. Paul’s Priory—at 301 Summit Avenue…
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