The Doors To Becoming A Yankton Benedictine Sister
Doors to the Monastic Journey. We invite you to knock.
Click on each door to “Enter” and learn more about the Journey.
Serious Seeker Door
A person who wants to look deeper at a religious call to a particular community.
A postulant is a word used for a woman who asks to join our community. This is the beginning of her time of initial formation.
Novitiate Door to the Formation Center
Novice is the word used for a woman who lives, studies, and works with our community to see if she is called to be a Yankton Benedictine.
Temporary Profession: Door to the Chapter Room
The entire community, the “Chapter” admits the woman to temporary profession, which may last three or more years.
Vocations — Join us!
Find out what it takes to be ONE HEART in loving Jesus, your Sisters, and the world.