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Bearers of the Providence Flame Part Four

Bearers of the Providence Flame Part Four

This is a continuation of Sr. Karin Dufault’s presentation for their International Associate Gathering this past May on the four I’s (International, Intercultural, Intergenerational, and Interdependent).  Today’s topic is Part  Four: Interdependent. ” We recognize that God created us to be in a relationship.  The Trinity, Father, Son, and Spirit, or said another way, Creator, Redeemer, Sanctifier is the perfect…

Bearers of the Providence Flame – Part Three

Bearers of the Providence Flame – Part Three

This is a continuation of Sr. Karin Dufault’s presentation for their International Associate Gathering this past May on the four I’s (International, Intercultural, Intergenerational, and Interdependent).  Today’s topic is Part Three: Intergenerational. “As Sisters of Providence, we are well aware that our community is blessed to be intergenerational as well as international and intercultural.  We have sisters who are centenarians,…

Bearers of the Providence Flame Part Two

Bearers of the Providence Flame Part Two

This is a continuation of Sr. Karin Dufault’s presentation for their International Associate Gathering this past May on the four I’s (International, Intercultural, Intergenerational, and Interdependent).  Today’s topic is Part Two: Intercultural. “In the 1992 resolution, the term ‘multicultural congregation’ was used.  The resolution called the community to conduct a theological and practical reflection process on the international and multicultural…

Bearers of the Providence Flame

Bearers of the Providence Flame

In May the Sisters of Providence from Montreal and their four provinces had their first international virtual experience with their Providence Associates.  The complete theme of this gathering was:  “Bearers of the Providence Flame in our International, Intercultural, Intergenerational and Interdependent World.”  At that meeting Sr. Karin Dufault, the Congregational Leader, gave a presentation on the history of the four …

Sisters of Providence in Montreal in Covid 19 Times

Sisters of Providence in Montreal in Covid 19 Times

Sisters of Providence live our mission in new ways during the pandemic This article appears in the Coronavirus: One Year Later [1] feature series from Global Sisters Report.  Our very own Sr. Karin Dufault wrote the article and I wanted to share it with all of you. Sisters of Providence held a banner to let other sisters in the community who were…

Reflecting on Vulnerability in the Pandemic

Reflecting on Vulnerability in the Pandemic

“Have faith and trust in Divine Providence; whatever happens, happens, we have God and with God we have everything”.     Mother Bernarda Morin, 1921.  This post comes from a pre-novice with the Sisters of Providence from the Emilie Gamelin group.  I thought it had some good words to reflect upon during this pandemic time.   Fabiola Reyes, SP wrote this reflection…

Mother Gamelin Joins the Foundresses and Founders of the Quebec Church in the Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré Sanctuary

Mother Gamelin Joins the Foundresses and Founders  of the Quebec Church in the Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré Sanctuary

One day long ago, maybe 20 years ago, during a guided tour of the Sainte-Anne de Beaupré Chapel of the Immaculate Conception, a Sister of Providence exclaimed: “But, Mother Gamelin is not here among the Founders of the Church of Quebec!” and the guide replied: “Well, it is up to you to submit a request.” This is how, more than…

Prayers for Chile and Haiti

Prayers for Chile and Haiti

Following the recent events that occurred in Chile and Haiti, the Sisters of Providence from Montreal would like to share with the WPC family the letters sent by the Provincial Superiors of Bernarda Morin Province and Émilie-Gamelin Province concerning the violent outbreaks in both countries. United in prayer for peace, asking that the voice of the poor may be heard,…

The Initial Formation: The Blessings of the Lord

The Initial Formation: The Blessings of the Lord

The Sisters of Providence, daughters of Blessed Emilie Tavernier Gamelin, thank Providence while joyfully welcoming some women who are following the path of religious life with simplicity, humility and charity, for the good of the neediest in our society consistent with the wishes of our foundress. Entries in the prenovitiate: Serena Hope Chappell: August 8, 2018, in Edmonton, Canada Fabienne…

175th Anniversary of the Sisters of Providence

175th Anniversary of the Sisters of Providence

The Creation allowed the Sisters of Providence to experience 175 years of blessing in several countries of the world. The 175th anniversary of foundation is intended to reflect the multiple actions and experiences of so many Sisters of Providence who, with the help of Providence Associates and collaborators in various moments since 1843, succeeded in building the Community we have…

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