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 Monastic Immersion for Women

Monday, Mar. 26, 2012

Looking at the next steps in your life? Want to experience life centered on God? Consider a "Monastic Immersion Experience." Spend a summer or ten months in a Benedictine Women's Monastery in Idaho. Live, work, eat and pray with the Benedictine sisters of the Monastery of St. Gertrude in Cottonwood, Idaho. Serve an internship in a monastery department such as retreat ministry, historical museum, garden and herbal products, marketing and communications, grant writing, book and gift store or others. The experience includes classes on monastic topics, small faith sharing groups and spiritual direction. Three alternative times: 8 weeks: June 4th - July 28th, 2012; 3 weeks: August 11-31st, 10 months: Sept. 15, 2012 - June 1, 2013. Open to women of all faith backgrounds, married or single, 18-50. No cost, open to a limited number. For more information or an application please contact Sr. Teresa Jackson OSB, Volunteer Coordinator, Monastery of St. Gertrude, 465 Keuterville Rd. Cottonwood, ID 83522,

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