Upcoming Meetings and Retreats
Sunday, August 17 Oblate Picnic in St. Gertrude Hall, 12–3 p.m. (ET)
Saturday, September 20 Rite of Reception of Oblate Candidates, 1-3 p.m.
Presentation: Ch. 3 Summoning of the Brothers for Counsel, Presenter: Sister Kathryn Huber
Sunday, October 19 9:45 a.m.
Rite of Oblation at Morning Prayer, followed by Mass (no formal meeting)
No meetings in November and December.
Sunday, January 18 1–3 p.m. (ET)
Presentation: Ch. 4 The Tools of Good Words (Part 1), Presenters: Sisters Rose Wildeman and Anita Louise Lowe
Saturday, February 21 1–3 p.m.
Presentation: Ch. 4 The Tools of Good Words (Part 2), Presenters: Sisters Rose Wildeman and Anita Louise Lowe
Sunday, March 22 Oblate Retreat, 1–3 p.m.
Presenter: Sister Kathryn Huber
Saturday, April 11 1–3 p.m.
Presentation: Ch. 5 Obedience, Presenter: Sister Jeana Visel
Sunday, May 17 1–3 p.m.
Presentation: Ch. 6 Restraint of Speech, Presenter: Sister Karen Joseph
September 2015 (Date TBD)
Presentation: Ch. 7 Humility (Part 1), Presenter: Sister Helen Jean Kormelink
Oblate meetings are held in St. Gertrude Hall in the monastery. Oblates, Oblate Candidates, and interested persons are invited and welcome to participate in Sunday Morning Prayer and Mass with the sisters. Prayer: 10 a.m. (ET), Mass: 10:30 a.m. Oblates are invited for dinner before Sunday meetings. We always request a reservation. Please contact the Oblate Office prior to the meeting.
For more information about the Oblates of the Sisters of St. Benedict, we invite you to contact the Oblate Leadership Team by email (firstname.lastname@example.org), web site (thedome.org/oblates), or phone (812-367-1411 ext. 2829/2827). Oblate Leadership Team: Sister Betty Drewes and Sister Brenda Engleman