St. Joseph Monastery - St. Marys, Pennsylvania
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie
N 41° 25.667 W 078° 34.151
17T E 703115 N 4589098
Quick Description: Welcome to St. Joseph Monastery, the oldes Benedictive women's community in the United States!
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 2/10/2008 12:25:36 PM
Waymark Code: WM34X3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 93

Long Description:
St. Joseph Monestary is located in downtown St. Marys, Pennsylvania. St. Joseph is the oldest Benedictine women's community in the United States as it was founded in 1852. Sisters sill serve the community today.

Visitors are welcome to attend mass and pray with the Nuns in their Monastery Chapel. Tours are available, prior arrangements are appreciated. Retreats and Evenings of Recollection are scheduled throughout the year.
Full name of the abbey/monastery/convent: St. Joseph Monastery

Address:
303 Church Street
St Marys , PA USA
15857


Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic

Date founded/constructed: 1852

Web Site: [Web Link]

Status of Use: Not listed

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