Second Sunday of Lent

“This is my Son, listen to Him.” Perhaps it is today’s Gospel that inspired Benedict to use ‘listen’ as the first word of his rule. As Benedictines, we are encouraged to “listen and incline the ear of our hearts.” Lent is a time of deep listening. Listening is hard work...Read More. 

First Sunday of Lent

In the Gospel we just heard, Jesus was filled with the Holy Spirit and was led into the desert for forty days to be tempted by the devil. Lent has just begun, and already I am lost on the journey to follow Jesus. I am too insecure and comfortable to follow you Jesus into the desert. I am reliant on my feeling of belonging to my family and community. I am comfortable in the safety of my home knowing I will have food to eat and a place to sleep each day...Read More. 

Moms Demand Action Against Gun Violence

December 14, 2018 is the 6th Anniversary of the Sandy Hook Shootings Please Join us in prayer and reflection 1:00-4:00 p.m. 

Ministries

Click here for a video on our community, and click here to learn more about our ministries!

Migrants

Please join us in our support of migrants who seek safety, as Mary and Joseph fled their homeland to protect the child, JesusRead the LCWR statement here. 

Campus Cupboard 

We are so proud of Sister Sharon Hamsa, who was nominated for FOX 4 News Kansas City's Pay-it-Forward Award! Sister Sharon Started the Campus Cupboard, a food pantry for students at Donnelly College. Click to watch the video.

Immigration 

Click here to read the USCCB and LCWR statements on immigration policy.

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Honduras

We stand with the LCWR in denouncing the administration's decision to rescind TPS for Hondurans.

Doctors, Desserts, Discourses

Sister Judith Sutera's full series on women doctors of the Church: "Doctors, Desserts and Discourses" are available on youtube! Find the corresponding links below. 

St. Hildegard of Bingen

St. Catherine of Siena

St. Theresa of Avila

St. Therese of the Child Jesus

On DACA

We the Benedictine Sisters of Atchison, Kansas, are called to be faithful to the Gospel and the Rule of St. Benedict. Therefore we are compelled to join LCWR in their statement on DACA.

On Racism

We the Benedictine Sisters of Atchison, Kansas, are called to be faithful to the Gospel and the Rule of St. Benedict. Therefore we are compelled to join LCWR in their statement on racism.

 

 

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