FALL – WINTER NEWSLETTER

Our August 2018 Newsletter is now available online; just click the link to open. You may read online or download if you prefer. You’ll find all the latest news of the community here at St. Placid Priory, and also… Read More

MAY 4-5 ART SHOW & SALE

Come as an artist to see what it’s all about. Come as a lover of art and a lover of peace. Proceeds will be shared with the Intercommunity Peace & Justice Center (IPJC) in Seattle. Tickets:  $15 or… Read More

SISTER SHARON MCDONALD RE-ELECTED PRIORESS

The Benedictine community of St. Placid Priory re-elected Sister Sharon McDonald, OSB as our prioress on March 16, 2018. We thank everyone who has held us in prayer for this important event in our monastic life. We also… Read More

SISTER DAMARIS ZANDER, OSB: 1926 – 2017

Our Sister Damaris Zander died on November 28, 2017 at the age of 91. She was the only surviving member of our community’s 35 founders. Her obituary may be read here.

DISCERNING YOUR CALL RETREAT

Single Catholic women ages 20-40 are invited to join Women Religious from various communities in the Archdiocese to explore a call to Religious Life at our 7th Annual “VIVA” Retreat. Saturday, April 21, 9:30 am to Sunday, April 22,… Read More

FEBRUARY 2018 NEWSLETTER

The spring newsletter is here! Lots of news about what’s going on at the Priory–and also at The Priory Spirituality Center. You can check out our latest programs and retreats through the summer and also learn different ways… Read More

A LETTER FROM KITTY & ROGER

Kitty and Roger Schiltz make regular trips to Tanzania to work especially with children. They’ve been doing this for several years and this year they shared their Christmas letter with us. Please take a moment to see what they’ve been… Read More

HUMAN TRAFFICKING: I AM MIRIAM

  Human Trafficking is a Crime Against Humanity –Pope Francis, December 12, 2013 The website againsthumanity.org has available for viewing online the short film “I Am Miriam.” If you’ve wondered what human trafficking is about, watch this: http://www.against-humanity.org/watch… Read More