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Dear patrons of the Monastery of the Risen Christ,

The Health Department has directed all public facilities in the county of San Luis Obispo to require people to wear masks at indoor events, due to the outbreak of sars-cov-2 delta. This is in effect as of September 1rst and is too be complied with regardless of vaccination status. Our Bishop Daniel Garcia has notified us to comply with the Safety Code 120295 of SLO County Health Department. We pray for all affected by this terrible outbreak and for the families and friends you may have that are vulnerable in any way.Let us pray for the healing of all nations, suffering and especially those who have no or inadequate health care.

In Christ,Prior Daniel Manger, O.S.B., Cam.

Camaldolese Benedictine Monastery

San Luis Obispo, CA

Welcome

We are a community of Camaldolese Benedictine monks who live in community together and pray along with visiting guests, oblates and friends.

The life a Camaldolese Benedictine monk centers on the seeking of Jesus Christ through the ancient, but ever new, monastic heritage of Saint Benedict, as enriched by Saint Romuald.

This life radiates outward in various rhythms, involving him in solitude and community, silence and fraternal encounter, prayer and work, study and recreation.

He is dedicated to the love and praise of God in the bond of fraternal charity.

  We welcome guests.

You are invited to visit, to join us for communal prayer, to spend time in private, silent prayer in the chapel, to meditate while walking or sitting on the grounds, for spiritual direction, to join us as a group for a facilitated retreat, to stay as a guest for a personal, private retreat or to take a virtual retreat.

  To make a RESERVATION to stay as a guest.

  To visit our online store to SHOP for books and gifts. 

For INFORMATION, PRAYER REQUESTS, TO BOOK THE FACILITY FOR YOUR GROUP or to schedule an appointment for SPIRITUAL DIRECTION or to explore booking a (remote or in person) PREACHED CONFERENCE uniquely tailored  to your group, please call 805-544-1810.

During this Lent 2021, we will be presenting a Collatio, a traditional Camaldolese gathering and comentary on Sundays readings.

COLLATIO Mar 25th

COLLATIO Mar 18th

Also we will share our Thursdays vespers for you to join us at your convenience.

VESPSRS Mar 25th

VESPERS Mar 18th

VESPERS Mar 11th

VESPERS Mar 4th

VESPSER Feb 25

Vespers Feb 18th