Choose your own Ice Cream!

Sister Jane's Nameday party!

While we ate, we wrote words describing S. Jane beginning with the letters of Thank You.

Mmmm! Widman's chocolates!

We're all so glad to have you with us, Sister Jane!

S. Jane and S. Eileen M.'s day at the Mississippi Headwaters, Itasca State Park

It's been really dry - not much water flowing!

Welcome to Mount Saint Benedict Monastery

Imagine a place where hospitality and love overflow. You distinctly feel the presence of God. You stand in awe of the beautiful surroundings. That place is Mount Saint Benedict Monastery.


We, the Sisters of Saint Benedict, Crookston, Minnesota, are monastic women committed to living the Gospel and the Rule of Benedict. We strive for awareness of God through prayer, service, and reverence for all creation in a spirit of peace and joy.



Scripture of the Day

Reading daily the liturgical scriptures of the day enlivens our faith and helps focus each day on Gospel living.

Prayer Requests

We invite you to share your prayer requests and ensure you that the sisters will be remembering you in prayer.


Please ask God to give William favor at school - in his academics and sports. Pray he is hardworking, and persistent in his studies. Also, he is taking a stadardized test this Saturday and another one on Wednesday of next week. Pray that he has some success and feels motivated to continue working hard. He gets very discouraged. We ask that he gets accepted into our state college that we are interested in. Lastly, please keep my youngest healthy at school and doing well. Keep him from catching Covid. We pray that our entire family is safe from health problems, including Covid. Thank you

Received: September 9, 2021

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Mount Saint Benedict Monastery
620 E. Summit Avenue
Crookston, MN 56716

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Phone: (218) 281-3441

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