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In Memoriam: Sister Duane Moes, OSB

July 2020
  “May Christ Bring us all together to everlasting life.” Rule of St. Benedict, Chapter 72 Sister Duane (Patricia) Moes was born on December 27, 1921 and died peacefully on June 30, 2020 in the Monastery Healthcare Center at age 98, having lived her monastic profession 76 years. She was the last living charter member…
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Mother’s Day Prayer

May 2020
Happy Mother's Day from the Sisters of St. Benedict of St. Paul's Monastery! We hope you are blessed by this special prayer for mothers. Moms—relax and enjoy today!   Relax.    Just do it.    Put your cares aside.    Just for today.   Smile.    Just do it.    Tuck that frown away.  …
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Taizé Prayer for Easter 2020

April 2020
Taizé Prayer Guide from Sister Jacqueline Leiter, OSB We invite you to join us in this special Taizé prayer for the Easter season in the time of the coronavirus. Taizé is a quiet, meditative prayer sung in common. The songs are short phrases that we sing repeatedly so that the words may enter our hearts.…
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Stations of the Cross: A Virtual Pilgrimage Through Art

April 2020
Praying the Stations of the Cross is a traditional practice for many during Lent—especially on Good Friday. There are fourteen stations of the cross, each reflecting on a specific moment in Christ’s last day on earth—from his condemnation to his burial in the tomb. This spiritual practice helps us to enter into Christ’s suffering and…
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