Sister Alcuin Seer

September 19, 1890-August 25, 1982

“O God, you are my God, for you I long
For you my soul is thirsting.”

“O Gott, mein Gott nach Dir sehnt
Sich meine Seele, nach Dir
Verlangt mein Herz.”    -Psalm 62


S-Alcuin-SeerSister Alcuin Seer was born in Frankfort, Germany, September 19, 1890; she entered Mt. St. Scholastica, Atchison, Kansas in 1914 and became a charter member of Benet Hill Priory in 1963.  As a teacher on the elementary level, Sister Alcuin taught in Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa.


“To lead a quiet,…humble….and peaceable
Interior life of personal love
with my Lord….


Not caring what other people think or say
is the only way
to happiness.”


Alcuin Seer, OSB