Twelve complete spiritual director training
A group of 12 women graduated from the three-year Souljourners spiritual director training program sponsored by the Sophia Center in June. Read more.
Mount employees honored for service at annual picnic
A total of 13 Mount St. Scholastica and Dooley Center employees were honored for their years of service at the annual employee picnic. See who they were at the link.
Sister Mary Teresa offers ten rules for new nurses
When Sister Mary Teresa Morris spoke at the Donnelly College nursing graduation, she offered ten rules for nurses. Read them at the link.
Mount welcomes eight new oblates
We welcomed eight new oblates in April 2016. See photos from the rite of oblation; read Sister Anne Shepard's reflection from the rite of oblation.
July 'Year of Mercy' petition focuses on those who hunger and thirst
Each month during the Jubilee Year of Mercy, the Benedictine Sisters of Mount St. Scholastica remember a special group in prayer during Midday Praise. In July, prayers are for those who lack the necessities of life because of our greed. Read the full petition.
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Be Our Guest
In chapter 53 of The Rule of St. Benedict we read: "All guests who present themselves are to be welcomed as Christ, for He Himself will say: I was a stranger and you welcomed me." (Matt. 25:35) We hope you will enjoy our web offerings and one day be able to visit us and be refreshed by the hospitality we offer through our prayer and communal living "That in all things God may be glorified."