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Date of Award

1-17-1999

Document Type

Graduate Paper

Degree Name

Master of Arts in Monastic Studies

Department

School of Theology • Seminary

First Advisor

Joel Rippinger OSB

Abstract

This paper surveys the beginnings of American Benedictine women and the formation of federations/congregations through to Vatican II. The documents of the three federations and the one congregation will also be surveyed for their charism statements and how the federations/congregations express their commitment to prayer, common life and ministry/work.

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