Discerning a Contemplative Vocation

Find out who you already are

Join the sisters at our Lady of the Redwoods Monastery for a unique weekend of monastic prayer for those young Roman Catholic  women discerning a vocation to religious life.  

October 25 - 28, 2018   APPLY NOW

(Next MEW, March 14 - 17, 2019  - Dates are subject to change)


“We are Noble creatures created by God for communion with God.  Not as outsiders but as persons raised to participate intimately in the divine being.”

Michael Casey, OCSO  Fully Human Fully Divine, preface, page viii

"We have what we seek, it is there all the time, and if we give it time, it will make itself known to us." -Thomas Merton