Events

 

Feb
16
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Oblate Meeting @ St. Gertrude Hall, Sisters of St. Benedict
Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm

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.

Mar
23
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Oblate Ongoing Formation Day @ St. Gertrude Hall, Sisters of St. Benedict
Mar 23 @ 9:45 am – 3:45 pm

Day of Recollection for Sisters, Oblates and guests. Lunch is included.

The presentation for this month will be “Leadership in the Scriptures.” Presenter: Father Eugene Hensell from 9:45 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. 

Apr
13
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Oblate Meeting
Apr 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Presentation is on Chapter 9, “The Holiness of Labor”

Presenters: Oblate Lisa Muller & Sister Jane Will

May
19
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Oblate Meeting
May 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Presentation: Chapter 12, “Living in the Present Moment”

Presenters: Oblates Linda Selaya & Shirley France

Aug
18
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Oblate Picinc
Aug 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

All Oblates are invited to attend Mass in the monastery church at 10:30 a.m. We will then gather in St. Gertrude Hall after Mass for our picnic. The Oblates and sisters will share in providing food and drinks.

Sep
21
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Rite of Reception of Candidates
Sep 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Rite of Reception of Candidates in St. Gertrude’s Hall will be part of Midday Prayer. During this ceremony, the Inquirers are received as Candidates. Sister Barbara Lynn Officiates.

The presentation will be Chapter 72, “The Good Zeal of Monastics” based on Spirituality for the 21st Century: The Holy Rule of St. Benedict  By Sister Joan Chittister.

Presenter: Sister Betty Drewes

Sep
28
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Alumnae Reunion 2019 @ Monastery Immaculate Conception
Sep 28 – Sep 29 all-day
Alumnae Reunion 2019 @ Monastery Immaculate Conception

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 hospitality@thedome.org. You may also call us at 812-367-1411 ext. 7309

Oct
20
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Rite of Oblation
Oct 20 @ 9:45 am – 3:00 pm

The Rite of Oblation will be held at 9:45 a.m. in the Monastery Church during Morning Prayer. Candidates make their promises and become Oblates. The prioress officiates. Sister Anita Louise and Sister Brenda will assist. The Oblates and their families will have dinner after Mass. At 1:00 p.m. will be the presentation on Chapter 58 “The Reception of New Members”.

Presenters: Sister Louise Laroche & Team