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Newark, DE  19713

 

(302)414-8076

 

 

We believe the Divine Presence is everywhere.
~ Rule of Benedict 19

SCENES FROM AROUND THE NEW MONASTERY

ST. GERTRUDE MONASTERY

NEWARK, DE

A Farewell to St. Gertrude Monastery

Ridgely, MD

August 25, 2018

Today, we welcomed friends and family, oblates, employees, sisters from nearby communities and the President of our Federation of St. Scholastica, Sr. Lynn Marie McKenzie, for a farewell mass and celebration of memories here at St. Gertrude Monastery in Ridgely.

 

A bittersweet goodbye ceremony, but with open hearts,  we are lookng forward to the next chapter of our lives!

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One of the first videos published is from our Feast of St. Benedict celebration and Exodus service as we prepare to say goodbye to Ridgely and refound the monastery in Newark, DE.

 

FEATURED

COMM

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We were honored to be June's Featured Community

on the

Federation of Saint Scholastica website!

NEW PICTURES

OF THE NEWARK MONASTERY IN PROGRESS

A Lenten Reflection

3 OSB Connections Blog, 3/28/2018

 

Fast from Frenzy, Feast on Silence

Tending Life's Rhythm

by Sister Kathleen McNany, OSB

Benedictine Sisters of Baltimore, MD

Emmanuel Monastery, Lutherville

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BREAKING NEWS!

November 1, 2017

The Benedictine Sisters, families and friends gathered for a groundbreaking  ceremony for their new monastery on the grounds of Holy Family Church in Newark.  Construction is expected to be completed later in 2018.

NCSW is an annual celebration that took place from March 8–14, 2017.

 

Created to honor women religious, it is a series of events that instruct, enlighten, and bring greater focus to the lives of these incredible women. It’s our chance to recognize all they have done for us. It’s also our hope that as more young women learn about women religious, more will choose to follow their example.

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For more information visit the website

http://nationalcatholicsistersweek.org/about.php

Scenes from In and Around Benedictine Lane