Reception of Candidates in St. Gertrude’s Hall as part of Midday Prayer. During this ceremony, the Inquirers are formally received as candidates. Sister Barbara Lynn, Prioress, officiates.
the presentation for this meeting is Chapter 7, “Hospitality.” Presenter: Oblate Theresa Bauer
There will be two presentations at the February meeting.
The first is Chapter 6, “Praying the Divine Office” by Presenter: Stephanie Smith.
The second will be Chapter 8, “Keeping a Holy Benedictine Lent Anytime” Presenters: Sister Helen Jean and Sister Maura.
Day of Recollection for Sisters, Oblates and guests. Lunch is included.
The presentation for this months will be “Leadership in the Scriptures.” Presenter: Father Eugene Hensell.
Biblical Reflections on Pastoral Leadership
Presentation by Fr. Eugene Hensell, OSB
What kind of people does God pick for leadership? What happens to a person who is picked by God to be a leader? What does this tell us about pastoral leadership today? Join the Sisters of St. Benedict as we dig deep into how God chooses leaders to carry out the mission of the church.
The presentations will be held at Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand, Indiana. Registration begins each evening at 6:30 p.m. with the presentation from 7-8:30 p.m. The cost is $15. You may register by contacting the monastery at 812-367-1411 ext. 7345. Walk-ins are invited.
Fr. Eugene Hensell, OSB is a monk of Saint Meinrad Archabbey, has a doctorate in Scripture and is an associate professor of Scripture in the Seminary and School of Theology. Currently , he is in much demand giving biblical retreats to laity, religious groups, and clergy throughout the country.
We are excited to announce the dates of our 2019 Alumnae Reunion Weekend will be September 28-29, 2019. Registration form coming soon.
If you want to stay at our newly renovated Benedictine Hospitality Center for the alumnae reunion, book now because rooms will go fast! If you are interested in staying with us, please fill out the contact form or e-mail email@example.com. You may also call us at 812-367-1411 ext. 7309