Come and See - Missionary Benedictine Sisters

October 29, 2021

Join the Missionary Benedictine Sisters for 'Come and See' events on October 29-31 or December 3-5 to learn more about them and their mission. They were founded in Tutzing Germany in 1885 and  have a missionary and Benedictine charism with locations in 5 continents and over 18 countries. There are about 1,300 sisters worldwide with three locations in the U.S.: 

  •  Norfolk, NE- Main priory & Spirituality Center
  •  Winnebago NE- on the Native Reservation, School and community outreach
  •  Sioux City, IA- Assisting a parish and the diocese

For more information or to register online, please visit:

As always, if you have questions about discerning a call to the religious life, email Diocese of Des Moines Vocations DIrector, Father Ross Parker.  Father Parker can also be reached by phone at 515-237-5050.

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