Come and help me build the Monastery of San Damiano, because ladies will dwell here who will glorify our Heavenly Father throughout His Holy Church by their celebrated and holy manner of life.” – St. Francis speaking of St. Clare and her Sisters

Phase I

Chapel COMPLETED (2011)

Phase II

Priest Retreat House COMPLETED (2010)

Phase III

Stained Glass Windows, Building Enclosure Wall COMPLETED (2014)

Phase IV – Building a Monastery

For I know well the plans I have for you…to give you a future of hope…” – Jer. 29:11 

Construction continues on our new Monastery!  Your continued generosity is deeply appreciated as the building continues.  To have a monastery and monastic enclosure is a vital part of our cloistered contemplative life and one that we look forward to with joyful anticipation!


 Help us turn this dream into a reality by making a Donation toward our Monastery BUILDING FUND:

If you would like to mail a donation to go toward our new Monastery, please put “Building Fund” in the memo line.  Checks may be made payable to Our Lady of Solitude Monastery.  Our address is: Our Lady of Solitude Monastery, PO Box 639, Tonopah, AZ 85354

Join us in our journey of dreams to reality: