We have been baking altar breads for over 100 years. It is a great privilege to bake the hosts that will become the Body of Christ.  

You can learn more about our community and our ministry of prayer at www.benedictinesisters.org

 

Our Mission

We Benedictine Sisters of Perpetual Adoration are a monastic community called to a ministry of prayer, with a tradition of unceasing adoration of Christ in the Eucharist. As Benedictines we live under a Rule and a prioress.

In this life of adoration Christ reveals himself in the charity, warmth and unity of a community formed by a common vision of faith. Nourished by the Eucharist, we recognize his presence in the breaking of the bread and the fellowship of our common table. – from the Constitution of the Benedictine Sisters of Perpetual Adoration

We strive to witness to God’s presence in our world through our community life and by offering a welcoming space for silence, prayer and spiritual hospitality in a shared environment of monastic peace.

Altarbread Purchase Information

Return/cancellation policy

You may cancel your order within 24 hours or any time before it ships. Your credit card will be charged as soon as the order is placed.
If you are not satisfied with your purchase, please call 1-800-223-2772 within 14 calendar days of receipt of the product. If the items are returned in the original box, we will exchange it or offer you a refund. The product must be returned to the location it shipped from within 14 calendar days of notifying us.  Contact us at 1-800-223-2772 for information regarding how to return the product

Shipping policy

Shipping charges are based on the shipping method you select and the weight of the shipment, as well as other factors as determined by the shipper (UPS, USPS).  All altar breads ship from Missouri. Actual shipping charges will apply.

Privacy Policy

You can access and browse our websites without disclosing personal data. We do not use “cookies” on our web site. Nor do we automatically log personal data, or link information automatically logged by other means with personal data about specific individuals. At our website www.benedictinesisters.org there are several forms with which you can request information or ask to be on a mailing list, for example: Prayer Requests, Vocation Office, etc.  We do not sell, loan, lease, or give any of our contact information to others. You can choose to be removed from a mailing list at anytime by notifying us.

We do not knowingly collect personal data from children.

All the forms on our websites that involve credit card information are secure pages, protected by a reputable company that provides security for Internet sites and on-line credit card processing. Information on these secure pages is encrypted, thereby protecting it from disclosure to third parties. No credit card information is stored on our website, servers, or internal computers.

We value our relationship with you. If you have any concerns or comments about our privacy policy, please contact us:

Benedictine Convent of Perpetual Adoration – Privacy Policy
31970 State Highway P
Clyde, MO 64432-8100
sister@benedictinesisters.org

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