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Ferdinand’s Chapel on the Hill

Monday, June 24, 2019
Here we are 5 years later after a group of individuals have been working silently on a project that is dear to them. The Chapel of Our Sorrowful Mother is well on its way to being completely restored in all its beauty. If you are... Read More
Peru Ministries and 50th Celebrations

Peru Ministry’s 50th year Anniversary

Friday, June 14, 2019
Morropon, Piura, Peru May 20 – May 27 Sister Pat and I joined Sr. Mary Leah at the monastery to help the Peruvian sisters celebrate 50 years of Benedictine presence in Peru and to be a part of the celebration of the Silver Jubilee of... Read More
Lowe Anita Louise

2019 Prioress Elect

Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Sisters of St. Benedict elect Sister Anita Louise Lowe as prioress The Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand, Indiana, announce the election of Sister Anita Louise Lowe as their 14th prioress on June 4, 2019. Sister Anita Louise will begin a six-year term of office... Read More

Spring Update Letter

Monday, June 3, 2019
  “Welcome one another, therefore, just as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God.”  Romans 15:7         Hello Friends, Nearly 40 years ago, the Sisters of St. Benedict were involved in a satellite ministry to help children with disabilities in... Read More

June Gift Shop Specials

Saturday, June 1, 2019
Get Gluten free Peanut Butter Cookies for $1 off (regular price is$5.50). We are offering I Prayed T-shirts for $5.00 off. (regular price is $20.00). Buy your Dad or Grandpa a gift for 25% off selected items. SHOP NOW Read More
Electing A Prioress Sisters Of St Benedict Ferdinand IN

How To Elect a Prioress

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
  Over the past year, my community has been preparing to elect a new prioress. The momentous day now is just about two weeks away, and the chosen woman will be installed in mid-July. For a number of years, like most Benedictine women’s houses in... Read More
Hildegard Health Center Five Star Rating Report

Hildegard Health Center Five Star Rating Report

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
      Incorporating data reported through 03/31/2019 Ratings for Hildegard Health Center Inc (15E681) We received 5-Star ratings on the following 5 areas. Overall Quality – Health Inspection – Quality Measures – Staffing – RN Staffing   Want to learn more? Click one of... Read More
Sister Jane Michele McClure Sisters of St. Benedict

Sister Jane Michele McClure: Doctor of Human Letters

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Sister Jane was very honored by the University, saying, “Their values are my values and their willingness to become active participants on the journey of helping all people to participate in the good which life can offer and which God intends for all is something... Read More
CatherineDuenne At Piano Ferdinand, IN

Sister Catherine Duenne

Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Sister Catherine Duenne’s love for music began as a small child. In 7th grade, she joined her school band where she learned the basics of playing music and how to play the French horn. From there, her love for the craft bloomed into a lifelong... Read More

Schedule of Holy Week Services 2019

Friday, April 12, 2019
Guests are always welcome to attend prayer with the Sisters of St. Benedict at Monastery Immaculate Conception, 802 E. 10th Street, Ferdinand, Indiana.  All services are held in Monastery Immaculate Conception church unless otherwise indicated and all times are in Eastern Standard. The schedule for... Read More