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February Gift Shop Specials

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Sweets for your sweet! Celebrate Valentine’s Day with our NEWEST addition to the Bakery, the Prayerful Sweet Pretzel. This delicious mix of cinnamon and sugar will cure event the biggest sweet tooth. This month they are $1 off in the Monastery Gift Shop! Also make... Read More

Academy teachers share messages to former students

Friday, February 1, 2019
National Catholic Schools Week is a time to appreciate parishes, communities, staff, teachers, and students of Catholic Schools. We asked some of our former teachers to write a little something to our Academy graduates. Here is what they wrote:   So, it’s Catholic Schools Week!... Read More

Sister Teresa Gunter sees local needs from a distance

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Pope Francis recently issued an invitation to “Share the Journey” with the millions of migrants around the world. Sister Teresa Gunter recently traveled to the U.S./Mexico Boarder. Read her story on how she “shares the journey” with our migrant brothers and sisters in Christ. Original... Read More

January Gift Shop Specials

Thursday, January 3, 2019
Visit the Monastery Gift Shop for our January Specials: $1 off Buttermint with Chocolate Cookies and $1 Handcrafted Soap by Monastery Scents and 40% off all Christmas items (*excluding nativities and Fontanini) And remember, our Buttermint with Chocolate cookie is a seasonal exclusive, so hurry... Read More

In Memoriam: Sister Shirley Ann Schultheis

Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Sister Shirley Ann Schultheis, 78, of Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand, Indiana, died at 11:55 a.m. on Tuesday, January 1, 2019, at the monastery. Sister Shirley Ann, also known as Sister Mary Keith until she reclaimed her baptismal name, was born on November 18, 1940,... Read More