Last updated March 6, 2014
We believe that the divine presence is everywhere . Rule of Benedict
We are the Catholic Benedictine Sisters of St. Mary Monastery.
Originally from Nauvoo, Illinois, the Benedictine Sisters moved to the
Quad-City area in 2001.
We serve in parishes, college campuses, homeless shelters, food pantries and in other ministries.
Benedictine Sisters live together with the purpose of seeking and serving God as one. Join Us!
The Beauty of the Desert
By Sister Mary Core, OSB
As we begin our desert experiences, Sister Mary urges us to see them as places of beauty and sources of strengthening:
Seeking God Together