We've assembled a great collection of Web links, resources and references that may help extend and enhance your spiritual interests and needs. We're always adding more, so check back often. And feel free to pass along a few of your own favorites that others might find useful.
Campus Ministry Facebook Page
Our official social networking site, filled with current inofrmation, conversations, links and more. Check it out!
Learn about the history and mission of the community of Benedictine women who founded and continue to sponsor the University of Mary.
Several monks of Assumption Abbey, located in Richardton, ND, serve as faculty and staff at the University of Mary. You are invited to visit their Web site to learn more about this Benedictine community of men who have been an important part of the university's history.
Association of Benedictine Colleges and Universities (ABCU)
Including the University of Mary, 14 Benedictine higher education learning communities make up the membership of the Association of Benedictine Colleges and Universities.
Benedictine Values of the University of Mary
The influence of the University of Mary's sponsors is made evident in the university's six Benedictine values; community, hospitality, service, moderation, respect and prayer. Visit the following link for a description of each of them.
Order of Saint Benedict
This Web site is jointly sponsored by the College of St. Benedict and St. John's University of Minnesota. It is a great resource for anyone who would like to learn more about St. Benedict, St. Scholastica, and the monastic movement they founded 1,500 years ago. Included is an electronic copy of the Rule.
Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: A Call to Political Responsibility from the Catholic Bishops of the Unites States
This document is a valuable guide providing thoughtful reflection on the role of faith plays in informing the conscience of the Christian voter.
The Holy See
This is the official Web site of the Vatican and it is truly an electronic treasury of information about the Catholic Church. Visitors will find historical information about Christianity as well as information about Catholic beliefs, teachings, and traditions. The site includes links to the Vatican archives, libraries, museums and publishing house as well as news about the activities of Pope Benedict XVI and the current initiatives of the Holy See.
U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is the official assembly of the Catholic Church hierarchy in the United States. The bishops themselves constitute the membership of the conference. They work together to unify, coordinate, promote, and carry on Catholic activities in the United States; to organize and conduct religious, charitable, and social welfare work at home and abroad; and to aid in education; and to care for immigrants. Their official Web site is a valuable resource with a wealth of information about the Catholic Church in the United States. Visitors will find information about Catholic beliefs, information about the liturgical calendar in the United States, and numerous resources and publications.
U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Movie & Television Reviews
As a service to Catholic public, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Office for Film and Broadcasting provides reviews and ratings of motion pictures and television shows with regard to moral and entertainment value. Capsule reviews of over 8,000 movies available on television in video format for home use are also available.
The Catholic Diocese of Bismarck
The University of Mary is proud to be located within the Catholic Diocese of Bismarck. The diocese's Web site offers visitors valuable information about the Catholic Church in western North Dakota, including letters and homilies of Bishop Paul Zipfel, as well as information about Catholic parishes, schools, hospitals, and social service programs in the diocese.