Reopening for Sunday Mass

Mount St. Scholastica has reopened St. Scholastica Chapel for the 10:15 a.m. Sunday Mass. We welcome those who are fully vaccinated to attend, while we will also require all present to wear masks. Please enter through St. Cecilia’s or the chapel doors.

We also encourage you to continue sending us your prayer requests and share our Morning and Evening Prayer, via our Prayer page.


Our vision is a future of hope created by living the Rule of St. Benedict as we respond to the needs of the times.


Our mission is to seek God through community life, prayer, ministry, and care for all creation. 

News Bits and Pieces

A Mass of Resurrection for  Sister Elena Hernandez will take place in St. Scholastica Chapel on Wednesday, December 1 at 10:30 a.m. Those attending must be fully vaccinated and masked. Please enter through St. Cecilia’s or the chapel doors. Burial will follow in the monastery cemetery. Watch the vigil.

December is Universal Human Rights Month, promoting the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted in 1948.

Monastery Goods, the gift shop, is open to in-person visits.  Masks will be required when entering the monastery and the gift shop.

Read the latest “A View from the Mount” column in the Atchison Globe (11/24/21).