At Holy Wisdom Monastery, our mission is
to weave prayer, hospitality, justice and care for the earth into a shared way of life.

Center for Clergy Renewal

Holy Wisdom Monastery received a $1 million grant from the Lilly Endowment for the creation of the Center for Clergy Renewal.

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Holy Wisdom Monastery is an ecumenical Benedictine community of communities, located near Madison, Wisconsin. Prayer, hospitality, justice and respect for all of creation form the heart of these communities. Our peaceful setting includes restored prairie, a retreat and guest house and a ‘green’ monastery building. Learn more about us and how you might find yourself at home here. All are welcome.

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