Benedictine Sisters
of
Cullman, Alabama

All are welcome to join us for our Holy Week liturgies. Please scroll down for the schedule.

About us

We, the Benedictine Sisters of Cullman, Alabama at Sacred Heart Monastery, inspired by the Gospel of Jesus Christ and the Rule of St. Benedict, commit ourselves to witness Christ's love through a vowed life of monastic prayer, community, and ministry.

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Behind the structure of monastic communal living is payer, and our commitment to seek Christ above all else.

Sr. Sara Aiden

Prayer Schedule

We welcome you to join us for our liturgies of Holy Week and Easter:

Thursday, March 28 – Mass of the Lord’s Supper – 7:00 PM
Friday, March 29 – Celebration of the Lord’s Passion – 3:00 PM
Saturday, March 30 – Easter Vigil – 8:00 PM
Sunday, March 31 – Eucharistic Celebration – 10:00 AM

All are welcome!

Note: Weekday Mass schedule subject to change. Please call to confirm schedule before coming to weekday Mass.

  • Lauds
  • Eucharist
  • Vespers
  • sunday sun
  • 8:30 AM
  • 10:00 AM
  • 5:00 PM
  • monday mon
  • 7:00 AM
  • ------
  • 5:00 PM
  • tuesday tue
  • 7:00 AM
  • 11:30 AM
  • 5:00 PM
  • wednesday wed
  • 7:00 AM
  • ------
  • 5:00 PM
  • thursday thu
  • 7:00 AM
  • 11:30 AM
  • 5:00 PM
  • friday fri
  • 7:00 AM
  • 11:30 AM
  • 5:00 PM
  • saturday sat
  • 8:00 AM
  • ------
  • 5:00 PM

Over the years of my monastic life, the mysterious spring of desire for God has continued to nourish me.

Sr. Therese

That In All Things God May Be Glorified