Journey with us in Advent and Christmas!


We hope you will be able to journey with us through this special season.

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Join us for the Advent and Christmas Season 


Come celebrate the Advent and Christmas season with us! It begins on the First Sunday of Advent and lasts through the Feast of the Epiphany of the Lord on January 6th.  Visit our Facebook page for daily scripture reflections.


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Advent Vespers-Virtual


Sunday, December 12, or 19, 2021, 5:00 p.m.


This Advent season gives us an opportunity to set aside time to deepen our relationship with God. Join the Benedictine Sisters of Chicago for Advent Vespers (evening prayer), virtually, on the third and fourth weeks of Advent!


Please register to join the virtual prayers with the Sisters on either Sunday, Dec. 12, and/or Dec. 19 at 5:00 p.m. by email


We look forward to celebrating with you!



Advent Reflections


This season gives us an opportunity to set aside time to deepen our relationship with God.  Below are some Advent reflections written by some of our Sisters to take with you on your journey. Just click on the links below.

First Week of Advent

Second Week of Advent

Third Week of Advent

Fourth Week of Advent

Christmas Day

Feast of the Holy Family

Feast of the Epiphany

Attend a Retreat or Spirituality Program

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"Come On In, Holy Pilgrims" - Advent Evening of Reflection


Wednesday, December 15, 2021, 7:00 p.m.


Join Sister Virginia Jung, OSB, on Wednesday, December 15th for an evening during Advent to explore when we are the innkeepers and when are we the pilgrims. Sister Virginia will lead the 90-minute session over Zoom through music, Lectio Divina, as well as touching upon the theme of hospitality as seen in The Rule of St. Benedict. All Are Welcome! Please RSVP by Dec. 13th and the Zoom link will be sent the morning of Dec. 15th. Please email to register.



2020 Advent Taize Service


Program for download.