Humility is Truth. Honesty. Strength.
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The Congregation of the Humility of Mary, is a contemporary religious community of women based in Davenport, Iowa. Like the woman in the gospel who lights a lamp to search for lost treasure, we seek the will of the Spirit in the signs of the times. Motivated by compassion and justice, we give ourselves wholeheartedly wherever the needs are greatest. We invite you to explore these pages and learn more about our community: how we live, what we believe, our spirit and gifts - and what it means to search and serve in the 21st century. -The Sisters of Humility

Until further notice, except for pertinent deliveries, no visitors will be admitted to Humility of Mary Center and all public masses at the Humility of Mary Center are canceled.

Our Lady of the Prairie Retreat will open for in-person retreats in May! Check our calendar for what is in store now both online and in-person.

What's New
Setting fire to the prairie, or prairie burn, is one of many tasks required to maintain the health and safety of the Prairie. The prairie burn took place five days before Earth Day, an annual event begun April 22, 1970, in response to degradation of the environment. Respect for all of Creation is the mission of Our Lady of the Prairie, and its sponsor, the Congregation of the Humility of Mary.

A Nun's Pocket, CHM Blog - River City Tire, located in Davenport, IA, recently conducted a fundraiser for Congregation of the Humility of Mary in conjunction with the Challenge to End Hunger, a collaborative effort to end food insecurity.

Indeed, I consider the sufferings of the present to be nothing compared with the glory that will be revealed in us.

Romans 8:18