The Monastery of the Ascension
is a community of about a dozen Benedictine monks
which has been in Southern Idaho since 1965. We live a life of prayer, work and reading
accordng to the Rule of St. Benedict and try to serve the Catholic Church and the people
of southern Idaho through various ministries which include parochial work, retreats,
teaching and scholarship, ecumenical activities, counseling and spiritual direction,
and social service.
Our Monastic Community|
Br. Sylvester Sonnen, O.S.B.