Benedictine Sisters
of
Cullman, Alabama

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.

Good Zeal: A Benedictine Blog

Ressurection image at the empty tomb
May 15, 2024

Woman: A Light in the Darkness

As part of a prayer service entitled "Woman: Light in the Darkness," Anita G. Willoughby wrote her reflection on Mary’s Magnificat as found in Luke 1:46ff. Anita gave me permission...

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A Scattering of foreign coins to be sorted
May 8, 2024

The Dead Sisters’ Money

In the last few weeks, one of the projects I have undertaken has been to consolidate and organize the remnants of the community’s coin collection. The major portion of this...

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Tracing bird images
May 1, 2024

Tracing the Image

A favorite thing for me to do on a rainy day when I was young was to trace images from books. My family had a small collection of treasured books...

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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

 

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

I pray daily for wisdom and humility, and I also look to the fidelity and witness of my Sisters who each day surround me with love, challenge me to grow, and inspire me to continue in this monastic way of life.

Sr. Elisabeth

That In All Things God May Be Glorified