St. Joseph Monastery - St. Marys, Pennsylvania
Posted by: 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
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
303 Church Street
St Marys , PA USA
Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Date founded/constructed: 1852
Web Site: [Web Link]
Status of Use: Not listed
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