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Benedictine Sisters of Chicago



Benedictine Sisters of Chicago

St. Scholastica Monastery

7430 N. Ridge Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60645, 773.764.2413


Prioress, Sister Judith Murphy, x230, email

Sub-Prioress, Sister Mary Melady, x231, email

Vocation Minister, Sister Belinda Monahan, 773.338.7063, email

Director of Oblates, Sister Benita Coffey, x327, email

Director of Infirmary, Sister Mariella Hathorn, x210, email

Director of Development, Joanne Spata, x233, email

Development Asst. & Address Changes, Jackie LeSanche, x371, email

Communications Coordinator, Siobhan O'Neill Meluso, x232, email


Plan Your Visit


IF YOU DRIVE: Free parking is available via the northern service drive. The parking lot is past the house on your right.


IF YOU TAKE THE TRAIN: You can take the Purple, Yellow, or Red Line train to Howard Station. We are just a 15 minute walk west of the Howard Train Station. If you prefer, you can take a bus.


IF YOU TAKE THE BUS: Take the #97 Howard Bus to Ridge and Howard, then walk one block south to the monastery campus.


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