Welcome to the Society of St. Margaret
We are an Episcopal Religious Order of mission focused Sisters living an ancient tradition with a modern outlook, and are called to glorify God and proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ through our worship and work, prayer and common life. Our commitment to God and to one another is expressed through vows of poverty, celibate chastity and obedience. As we offer hospitality and holy space to individuals and groups at our Convent, work with inner-city children and the indigent elderly, serve in parishes, and lead retreats and quiet days, we seek always to live as Christ’s hands and heart in this world.
Join us at St. Margaret's Convent on Easter Sunday at 5am for The Great Vigil of Easter The Paschal Candle is lit, the history of God’s people is recounted and the first Alleluia of Easter is chanted.read more
On September 14, the church celebrates Holy Cross Day in honor of Christ’s self-offering on the cross for our salvation. Holy Cross Day is one of the 12 great feasts in the Byzantine liturgy and remains a major feast day for the Episcopal Church. Besides being a major...read more