Women of the Rule aid ministries

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
The annual awards luncheon of the Women of the Rule is a fulfilling day, as the 96-member group gets the satisfaction of seeing how their donated dollars help the Sisters of St. Benedict and their varied ministries. Jenny Schmitt, a four-year member from Evansville, Indiana,... Read More

In Memoriam: Sister Mary Alice Schnur, OSB

Sunday, August 20, 2017
Sister Mary Alice Schnur, 94, of the Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand, died at 7:05 p.m. on Saturday, August 19, 2017, in the monastery’s Hildegard Health Center. Sister Mary Alice was born October 5, 1922, in Cypress, Indiana, the second of eight children born... Read More

Annulment program Sept. 20

Friday, August 18, 2017
Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand are offering a program, “Annulment in the Catholic Church: Dispel the Myths, Journey toward Healing,” that will explain what an annulment is, what it is not, and who needs an annulment. The program will be held Wednesday, September 20,... Read More

Squashing Rumors: Hildegard Health Center Not Closing

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Despite rumors to the contrary, Hildegard Health Center in Monastery Immaculate Conception will not be closing. The facility will continue to serve the senior sisters of the Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand. The unfounded rumors about Hildegard started after Trilogy Health Services, LLC, announced... Read More

Engagement Excellence Award Received

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Staff in Hildegard Health Center of Ferdinand recently received an Engagement Excellence Award from the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society. Good Samaritan manages the Ferdinand facility, which is located in Monastery Immaculate Conception. This award recognizes the commitment to caring of Hildegard employees. Like Northwood... Read More