802 E. 10th Street | Ferdinand, IN 47532 | info@womenofthechurch.org

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The Women of the Church conference begins on Friday, October 7, 2016, and ends on Sunday, October 9, 2016.

Sisters of St. Benedict

One of the largest Benedictine communities of women in the United States — 150 members strong and thriving — the Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand, Indiana, were founded in 1867 by four young Benedictine sisters who came to Ferdinand to teach the children of area settlers.

Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

For more than 150 years, the Benedictine monks of Saint Meinrad Archabbey have been educating and forming leaders for the Catholic Church. Today, the school offers initial and continuing education for priests, permanent deacons and lay ministers.

What's New
When reading the story of Mary’s visit to Elizabeth (Luke 1:39-45), my imagination is captured by John the Baptist leaping in Elizabeth’s womb.