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

Peace Light shines in monastery

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
This morning, Lynn Lefgren with Boy Scout Troup # 102 delivered the Peace Light to our monastery.  Sr. Rose then lit a candle from this light and placed the candle by the statue of Mary in our church.  The light will burn throughout the Advent... Read More

In Memoriam: Sister Mary Leon Kiesel

Monday, December 17, 2018
Sister Mary Leon Kiesel, 84, of Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand, Indiana, died at 1:40 p.m. on Sunday, December 16, 2018, at the monastery. Sister Mary Leon was born on October 18, 1934, in Fort Branch, Indiana, the third of eight children of Leo and... Read More