We are...

a community of Benedictine Sisters in Mt. Angel, Oregon.  We are women who have responded to the call to live in community according to the Gospel and the Rule of St. Benedict.  Together we seek God in a balanced life of prayer and work, simplicity, hospitality, and service.


Our Gift Shop is open to the public.  Masks are required for entry.  Come and check out our selection of handmade crafts, including prayer shawls, necklaces, rosaries, knitted hats and much more!  Can't visit in person?  You can call and place an order over the phone or visit our Online Gift Shop.  Call the number below to learn more or to place an order.

Call (503) 845-2556

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No-contact Pick Up & Mail Delivery Options Available


Pray With Us

We invite you to join us for prayer.  Our Chapel is open to fully vaccinated guests or you can subscribe to Monastery Lectio - a weekly spiritual blog written by the sisters.  Click below to subscribe today!


Gift Shop

The Benedictine Sisters Gift Shop offers an assortment of religious arts and crafts handmade by our Sisters.  Items include prayer shawls, rosaries, love boxes, greeting cards, bracelets, books and more.  

Call (503) 845-2556

Upcoming Events & Retreats

Join us for Prayer of the Heart, Dream Group or one of our other great monthly workshops.  We also offer a number of retreats on topics such as journal writing, the spirituality of ecology, and contemplation.


Stay With Us

Private, Day and Private Directed Retreats available for guests who have been fully vaccinated.  Click below to learn more.


Walk the Grounds

Queen of Angels Monastery was built in 1888 and is on the National Register of Historic Places.  Our grounds are open to the public (as long as you social distance).  Talk a walk around our beautiful grounds!

Walk the Grounds

Schedule a Prayer Walk

Connect one-on-one with one of our sisters.  This experience is unique to our monastery and allows you to connect, pray, meditate, and converse with a Benedictine Sister.  Start your journey today!


Spiritual Direction

Spiritual Direction:  Contact Sister Dorothy Jean Beyer 503 991-9299 or dorothyjeanb7@gmail.com or Sister Joan Pokorny 503 949-6284 or jpokornyqam23@gmail.com for an appointment by phone or Zoom.

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A Prayer of Hope & Homecoming

by Sister Judith Bloxham, OSB

You know Lord, that we live our lives in the now, not yet;

     That we live deep down within the tangle of our days and solitary lives.

As we seek to live and love and pray, help us, Lord,

     to nurture 'coming home' within our hearts. 

Oh God, our Father, you are our home - a glance held within our heart -

     transfigured into Christ within our space-bound lives and time.

We look to You, our Home, and find - a shadowed memory in the Spirit -

     the face of Jesus, so lovely, in those we meet each day.