Come, spend a weekend with us.
Do you feel the need to take some time away from your busy daily schedule to rest and revive your spirit? Spend a week or week-end with us. You are welcome to join us in prayer and quiet reflecting. You will be able to attend Mass daily and pray the Divine Office with the nuns seven times a day. Our Monastery is located in the outskirts of Elmira and is surrounded by the beautiful hills of Southern New York. Do you want to make a private retreat? Contact: Sr. David Marie and make reservations for our visitors'' quarters.
Are you discerning a call?
Probably, you want to discern a future with us. Our Novice Mistress will welcome your request to visit with us and be happy to address your concerns and answer your questions.
Contact: the Novice Mistress and get acquainted with our life.
July 6 - July 13, 2011 - Preached Retreat
Peter B. Lobo, OP, former novice master, major superior and lecturer in theology at the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Angelicum), Rome, Providence College, U.S.A., and the University of Santo Tomas, Philippines, is a member of the Province of India of the Friars of the Order of Preachers and presently a lecturer in theology at St. Charles Seminary, Nagpur, India. He holds a doctorate in theology from the Angelicum, and has taught, given conferences and preached in India and several other parts of the world. He edited and published The Genius of St. Dominic by M.-H. Vicaire, OP and Mirabilia Descripta by Jordan of Severac, OP. For several years he was the editor of Dominican Ashram, a periodical on Dominican life and mission that served English-speaking Dominicans the world over.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Call Fr. Peter Lobo, OP -
June 14, 2011 - Pray Vespers with the nuns
Every second Tuesday of the month, the Dominican Tertiaries pray vespers with the nuns in their Chapel at 7:00pm. You are welcome to join us.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Call Ms. Mary Ann Amisano at: 562 -8856 -
May 19 - May 26, 2011 - Community Directed Retreat
Father Ron Henery, O.P. is a native of Somerset, Ohio, and was ordained in 1978. He is a graduate of the Institute for Spiritual Leadership in Chicago and holds certification for spiritual direction ministry. His pastoral experience includes preached and directed retreats, spiritual direction, Enneagram workshops, days and weekends of prayer, and ministry to the aged. Fr. Ron is a member of the Dominican Preachers of Long Island.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Call Ron Henery, O.P. - (631) 842-7376