Workshops & Seminars

We offer a variety of topics for workshops, seminars and retreats led by one of our Sisters or trained Lay people who work with the Center.  If you don't see the topic you are looking for, please let us know.  We take requests!


  • Lectio Divina
  • Welcoming Prayer
  • Centering Prayer
  • Personal Prayer
  • Communal Prayer
  • Meditation

Lives of the Saints

  • St Francis of Assisi
  • Pope St John XXIII
  • St Hildegarde of Bingen
  • St Catherine of Siena
  • St Therese of Lisieux
  • St Ignatius of Loyola
  • Mother St Teresa of Calcutta
  • St Benedict
  • St Scholastica
  • Pope Francis
  • And more!

Grief, Loss and Healing

  • Good Grief: The Quality of Mercy
  • Grieving Change
  • Praying our Goodbyes
  • Forgiveness: A Gift to Oneself
  • Care for the Caregivers: Nurturing a Balanced Life
  • Mental Health - Various Topics

Seasonal Discussion Series

  • Covenant - God's Unconditional Love and Our Conversion Journey
  • A Journey of Mercy, Forgiveness and Liberation
  • Repent and Believe in the Gospels
  • Forgive Us as We Forgive Others
  • Companions on the Journey
  • Joy of the Gospel - "Evangelii Gaudium"
  • Women of the Promise - Genealogy of Jesus


Scripture Studies

  • Understanding the Bible: Overview
  • St Paul's Spirituality: Living in Christ
  • We are God's Work of Art
  • The Gospels: Overview
  • Lamentation Psalms
  • Jesus as Wisdom Figure
  • Prophets - Overview or Particular Prophet Study
  • Living the Covenant of God's Unconditional Love
  • Make Christ Known and Loved

Faith Formation

  • Servant Leadership
  • Growing and Integrating our Mission and Ministry
  • Our Journey of Faith: From Disciple to Apostle
  • Call and Ministry
  • RCIA
  • Faith: Learning to Live with the Questions
  • Myers-Briggs Types and a Life of Faith
  • Lector Training Workshops
  • Models of Being Church
  • The Holy Spirit and the Church
  • Women Clergy Groups

12 Step / Addiction and Recovery

  • Recovery: Finding and Being the Face of Compassion
  • Making and Hearing a 5th Step
  • Recovery: Living our Struggles and Choosing New Life
  • Stepping Through Fear into Healing and Recovery
  • Walking the Walk: Becoming a Recovering Person
  • Who am I? Addiction and Recovery: Finding Your True Identity

St. Scholastica Monastery

1001 Kenwood Avenue

Duluth, MN 55811

(218) 723-6699