The Community of Jesus

The Community of Jesus is an ecumenical Christian community in the Benedictine monastic tradition whose mission is to be a faithful witness to the gospel of Jesus Christ, and by the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, to glorify God through worship, the common life, and the creative arts. The 230 professed Community members come from a wide variety of denominational backgrounds and occupations, and include celibate brothers and sisters, married couples, and single adults.

  • In Memoriam — William T. Sorensen

    Fell asleep in the Peace of God on the 16th of March, 2015, in the 91st year of his life, and 30 years after his solemn profession.

  • Re-election Announcement

    The Community of Jesus rejoices to announce that on the 21st of March 2015 in accordance with the procedure set forth in our Rule of Life Mother Betty Pugsley was re-elected Prioress for a term of four years.

  • News Bulletin

    Daily Vespers 5:30; Good Friday Hour of the Cross 12:00 noon; Easter Sunday Eucharist 10:00.
    Easter Organ Concert April 19 at 3:30pm -- works by Widor, Saint-Saens, and Bach on the E. M. Skinner Organ of the Church of the Transfiguration.

  • Daily Reading

    [Jesus] was not standing passively accepting abuse, but nobly, without fear, facing his enemy with courage ... READ MORE