Benedictine eBook Links

Available on campus only:

The little red Rule:

The larger red Rule with commentary:

The Dialogues of Gregory the Great:

The Rule of Benedict : An Invitation to the Christian Life: 

Lectio Divina the Medieval Experience of Reading:


Available on/off campus:

The history of the Sisters at Saint Benedict’s Monastery

Rademacher, Evin, Emmanuel Renner, Olivia Forster, and Carol Berg. With Hearts Expanded: Transformations in the Lives of Benedictine Women, St. Joseph, Minnesota, 1957 to 2000. St. Cloud, Minn.: North Star Press of St. Cloud, 2000. 

Hollermann, Ephrem. The Reshaping of a Tradition: American Benedictine Women, 1852-1881. Saint Joseph, Minn.: Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict, 1994. 

Girgen, M. Incarnata. Behind the Beginnings: Benedictine Women in America. Saint Joseph, Minn.: Saint Benedict's Convent, 1981.

McDonald, M. Grace. With Lamps Burning. Saint Joseph, Minn.: Saint Benedict’s Priory Press, 1957.