Being Benedictine Website by Jodi Blazek Gehr  ~ Compulsive curator of images, information, and inspiration, high school Business teacher, SoulCollage® Facilitator, Benedictine Oblate of Christ the King PrioryRetreat leader at St. Benedict Centerlover of learning, reading, creativity and spirituality. I have a 24-year-old daughter, Jessica, and have been married to Joe for 33 years. See also my SoulFully You Blog and Website to cultivate your creativity and spirituality through a variety of prayerful, creative and contemplative practices including SoulCollage®.  


WildeMonk Blog and Website by Fr. Mauritius Wilde, OSB, PhD ~ Fr. Mauritius is Prior of Sant’Anselmo in Rome, Italy and former Prior of Christ the King Priory in Schuyler, NE. Born and raised in Hildesheim, Germany, he entered the Benedictine monastery in Muensterschwarzach in 1985. He studied philosophy and theology at Wuerzburg University. He writes a blog called WildeMonk and has recorded podcasts on Discerning Hearts. Click on photos for links. 


St. Benedict Center Website and newsletter, by Fr. Thomas Leitner, OSB.  Fr. Thomas has been the Administrator of SBC since 1998. He gives retreats and offers spiritual direction.  About St. Benedict Center, “At a place like this, people have some distance to the many distractions of everyday life and find it easier to listen to God.  St. Benedict calls upon us to receive all guests like Christ.  At St. Benedict Center we strive to put this directive into practice.”