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Unwind with a Triduum Retreat April 13-16

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand will offer a silent “Triduum Retreat” from April 13-16 at the Benedictine Hospitality Center at Kordes Hall on the grounds of Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand, Indiana. The silent retreat runs from 2:30 p.m. Eastern time on Holy Thursday,... Read More

Leadership Evansville honors Sister Donna Marie Herr

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
(reprinted with permission of The Message) Benedictine Sister Donna Marie Herr, director of the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry in Evansville, Indiana, recently received Leadership Evansville’s Celebration of Leadership Award for Health and Social Services during the organization’s 22nd Annual Celebration of Leadership Event.... Read More

Improve your health through music March 31-April 1

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand will offer a program, “Healing and Music,” from 7 p.m. Eastern time on Friday, March 31, until 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 1, at Benedictine Hospitality Center at Kordes Hall on the grounds of Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand,... Read More
Fr. Eugene Hensel

Reflections on John’s gospel March 18

Saturday, March 4, 2017
Sisters of St. Benedict will offer a program, “The Book of Glory: Reflections on John 13-21,” on Saturday, March 18, from 9:45 a.m. Eastern time until 3:30 p.m. at Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand, Indiana. The presenter will be Father Eugene Hensell, OSB, a monk... Read More

Concert at monastery March 13

Saturday, March 4, 2017
The College of St. Scholastica Concert Choir and Bella Voce will perform a selection of sacred music at Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand on Monday, March 13, at 7 p.m. Eastern time. There is no admission charge, but a free will offering will be accepted.... Read More

Monastery yard sale March 30-31, April 1

Sunday, February 26, 2017
A Monastery Yard Sale will be held on March 30, 31, and April 1 at the Event Hall on the grounds of Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand, Indiana. Yard sale hours on March 30 and 31 will be from 8 a.m. Eastern time until 4... Read More

Cupcakes, Coffee, and Conversation March 8

Monday, February 13, 2017
Join the Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand, Indiana, for “Cupcakes, Coffee, and Conversation” on Wednesday, March 8, at 7 p.m. in St. Gertrude Hall at Monastery Immaculate Conception. Three sisters will address the group regarding the needs of the homeless and hungry people served... Read More

Beer-brewing retreat March 3-4

Monday, February 13, 2017
A local craft brewery and the Sisters of St. Benedict will offer a monastic craft beer experience, “Brewing with the Spirit,” on March 3-4 at St. Benedict’s Brew Works, located on the grounds of Monastery Immaculate Conception at 860 E. 10th St. in Ferdinand. Brewery... Read More

“God has a plan for you” program to be held Jan. 17 and 19

Friday, December 30, 2016
The Sisters of St Benedict of Ferdinand, Indiana, invite women ages 18-40 to a prayer and discussion group to assist participants in discovering God’s plan for them. Join Sister Traci Stutz for an evening of discernment through the program “God has a plan for you,”... Read More

“God has a plan for you” program to be held Dec. 6 and 8

Monday, November 28, 2016
The Sisters of St Benedict of Ferdinand, Indiana, invite women ages 18-40 to a prayer and discussion group to assist participants in discovering God’s plan for them. Join Sister Traci Stutz for an evening of discernment through the program “God has a plan for you,”... Read More