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Providence Motherhouse has new owners

Providence Motherhouse has new owners

Sisters of Providence Transfer Their Home and Property to Catholic Health Sponsors of Ontario Pictured Above: Sister Sandra Shannon provided a brief history of the property and welcomed everyone for joining in the ceremony. For 89 of their 157 years of service, the Sisters of Providence of Saint Vincent de Paul have lived and worked from their Motherhouse and grounds…

Providence Archivists get together!

Providence Archivists get together!

By Veronica Stienburg, Archivist for the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul The Sisters of Providence in Montreal were founded by Emilie Gamelin in 1843. In 1861 four Sisters of Providence began a new congregation in Kingston, now known as the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul. In 1873, the Kingston Sisters founded a mission in…

A Memorable Visit to Peru

A Memorable Visit to Peru

November 21, 2018, Sister Gayle Desarmia and Providence Associate Mary Olenick left Kingston for Peru. They spent two weeks visiting the Sisters of Providence and the Providence Associates in Carabayllo, Peru. This trip was memorable because Mary was the first Canadian Associate to visit the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul mission in Peru. Each day unfolded with…

Remembering for Peace…One More Time

Remembering for Peace…One More Time

PeaceQuest wound up its formal events on November 11 with our third sold-out Remembrance Day concert at The Isabel. It was an afternoon of song and celebration.  (PeaceQuest was a ministry of the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent De Paul in Kingston, Ontario, Canada). The previous day we assembled 150 people at City Hall’s Memorial Room for a conference…

Providence Care Leadership Missioning Service

Providence Care Leadership Missioning Service

In the late 1970’s, after Vatican Council II, religious orders were asked to identify their founding charism, their special gift in the Church. After a long process and many workshops, we articulated our special charism as “Serving with Compassion, Trusting in Providence, We Walk in Hope”. Notice this is not a mission or a vision or a values statement but…

JUSTICE, PEACE AND INTEGRITY OF CREATION

JUSTICE, PEACE AND INTEGRITY OF CREATION

Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul, Kingston, Ontario  –  In our solidarity with the poor, the victims of unjust distribution of wealth which exists in the world, we oppose inhuman conditions, seek justice and respect human dignity. We spare no efforts to awaken consciences to the demands of social justice in the light of the Gospel and the…

Healing Violence Committee Comes to Completion

Healing Violence Committee Comes to Completion

On June 2, 2018, the Healing Violence Committee commemorated 20 years of work guided by their mandate. We gathered in McKinley Hall at Providence Motherhouse with invited guests to mark the occasion. Sister Sandra Shannon set the tone of the celebration with her welcome to all. Providence Associate Barbara Baker led a prayer ritual in which we welcomed the four…

Sacred, Secular, Indigenous Women Gather to Steward Seed Inheritance

Sacred, Secular, Indigenous Women Gather  to Steward Seed Inheritance

“It was truly a wonderful experience to hear the energy and heart in each of the people present who have the life of the seed and its future held gently in their heart and hands.” These are the words of Sister Jeannette Filthaut to describe her experience of a gathering to mark the passing along of a valuable and rare…

Kingston Seedy Saturday Says ‘Thank you!’

Kingston Seedy Saturday Says ‘Thank you!’

Sister of Providence Kay Morrell attended Kingston Seedy Saturday for the first time this year, bringing along Sister Elise Nikiema who is a Sister of the Immaculate Conception of Ouagadougou visiting from Burkina Faso, in Africa. She wanted to share with Sister Elise an original Canadian phenomenon, Seedy Saturday, which began in Canada in the 1990s and has since spread…

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5:30pm

Sunday:
8:00am, 9:15am, 11:00am

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