Celebrating Jubilees and faithfulness to the Monastic Way of Life

August 6, 2020

The Benedictine Sisters of Erie celebrated the sisters who renewed their vows on the occasion of 60 years of monastic profession on Wednesday evening, August 5. Click on the photo to view a video slide show that recaps the event.

Flowers in Bloom at Emmaus Soup Kitchen

July 31, 2020

Each summer, Sister Pat, the Environmental Program Director at the Neighborhood Art House, works with a group of students to weed, plant, and mulch the area, providing beauty for Emmaus guests and all who pass by.

World Day Against Human Trafficking

July 30, 2020

Today marks the United Nations World Day against Trafficking in Persons—an opportunity to focus attention and compassion on the millions of people around the world whose lives are affected by Human Trafficking.

In Memoriam: Sister Mary Daniel Meahl, OSB

July 24, 2020

The Benedictine Sisters of Erie remember Sister Mary Daniel Meahl who entered into eternal rest on July 23, 2020.

Seeing the world in a single ray of light

July 20, 2020

Seeing the World in a Single Ray of Light was the theme of the American Benedictine Academy Convention 2020. Sister Ann Hoffman was one of the presenters.

Highlights from the Ritual of Election of Prioress

July 15, 2020

On Sunday, July 12, the Benedictine Sisters of Erie elected Sister Stephanie Schmidt as their next prioress. Enjoy highlights from the ritual of election by clicking on the photo.

Receive the Gift

Receive the gift of this new day: pause and watch; listen and reflect.

Receive the gift of this new day; with love and courage let us pray.
O God, be present in our souls; let charity now make us whole.

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