Sister Felícita Rentería named superior

Monday, January 29, 2018
Sister Felícita Rentería was named superior of Monasterio Paz de la Cruz and blessed in a simple ceremony at Monastery Immaculate Conception, Ferdinand, Indiana, on Friday, January 26, 2018. Sister Felícita was born in Pedgregal, Morropón, Peru, the sixth of ten children of Vicente Rentería... Read More

Sisters now a Family Scholar House affiliate

Thursday, January 25, 2018
Family Scholar House of South Central Indiana, which has been a growing ministry of the Ferdinand Benedictines since the fall of 2012, has moved into a significant new phase by becoming an official affiliate of Family Scholar House Louisville, the originators of the program in... Read More

Learn about Oblates January 20

Monday, January 15, 2018
The Oblates of the Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand will hold their next meeting on Saturday, January 20, from 1:00 p.m. ET to 3:00 p.m. in St. Gertrude Hall at Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand. Anyone who would like to become a more spiritual... Read More

IU mini-concert at monastery Feb. 9

Saturday, January 6, 2018
The Indiana University ChoralFest, a group of about 30 students, will perform a mini-concert at Monastery Immaculate Conception Church on Friday, February 9, at 2:00 p.m. Eastern time. The public is invited. Organ and choral music will be played. The group is affiliated with the... Read More

Brewing with the Spirit program Feb. 16-17

Friday, January 5, 2018
A local craft brewery and the Sisters of St. Benedict will offer a monastic craft beer experience, “Brewing with the Spirit,” on February 16-17 at St. Benedict’s Brew Works, located on the grounds of Monastery Immaculate Conception at 860 E. 10th St. in Ferdinand. Brewery... Read More