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Final and First Vow Celebrations

Final and First Vow Celebrations

These two Sisters are from the Sisters of Providence of St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN.  Both professed vows this past summer. On July 26 Sister Corbin Hannah professed perpetual vows as a Sister of Providence and Sister Teresa Kang professed her first vows.  Because of Covid-19, of course, families could not attend their celebrations.  However, even with masks and physical distancing taking…

Leadership Statement on Recent Federal Executions

Leadership Statement on Recent Federal Executions

The Sisters of Providence from St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN sent me this statement and article dealing with the death penalty and the recent executions.   “For the first time in 17 years, the bells tolled at the Church of the Immaculate Conception of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind. for each of the three federal executions during the week of…

Love, Mercy and Justice in the Time of Covid-19

Love, Mercy and Justice in the Time of Covid-19

For an apostolic congregation, the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary- of- the- Woods,  sharing “love, mercy and justice among God’s people” can be challenging during this time of social distancing. Saint Mother Theodore Guerin once advised her sisters to rely on “Providence, that so far has never failed us.” The SPs are heeding this advice as they become more…

Providence Sisters Under 55 Gather via ZOOM

Providence Sisters Under 55 Gather via ZOOM

The following post is one that came from Sisters Karina Conrad, CDP and Dina Bato, SP who spearheaded the Providence Gathering of Sisters Under 55.  I’m grateful they were willing to share with all of us the results of their gathering. “The Women of Providence in Collaboration event had been scheduled for June 12-14, with an opportunity for Sisters under…

Creative Responses to Covid-19

Creative Responses to Covid-19

Providence Food Pantry, a ministry of the Sisters of Providence that serves about 4,000 individuals in West Terre Haute annually, has remained open and sisters and volunteers are taking precautions to protect against the virus. Sister Barbara Battista, a physician assistant and Congregation Justice coordinator, has worked with departments and the General Council to keep the Covid-19 web page updated,…

Providence Community Cemetery represents new outreach ministry

Providence Community Cemetery represents new outreach ministry

Friends, family, alums, staff and other supporters of the Sisters of Providence have described Saint Mary-of-the-Woods as a peaceful, holy place. They have cherished relationships with the Congregation and our beautiful, sacred grounds in Indiana. Because of this, the Congregation has been asked periodically about the possibility of having loved ones buried at the Woods. The leadership team of the…

November begins year-long celebration of the 100th anniversary of China mission

November begins year-long celebration of the 100th anniversary of China mission

In November, the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods community begins a year of celebration highlighting the 100th anniversary of the Congregation’s mission to China. As a first step, sisters, staff, associates and others began reading “Against All Odds,” a biography of the sisters’ mission written by Sister Ann Colette Wolf. A summer retreat is also being planned. The Congregation…

Sisters of Providence celebrate joyous senior jubilee

Sisters of Providence celebrate joyous senior jubilee

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, honored their 75-year, 70-year, and 60-year Jubilarians on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2019. The 75-year Jubilarians, pictured above including (front) Sister Miriam Clare Stoll and (back, third and fourth from left) Sister Florence Norton and Sister Mildred Giesler. They are photographed with (back, from left) General Councilors Sister Mary Beth Klingel, Sister Lisa…

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123-456-7890
123, New Lenox, Chicago IL 60606
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Gathering Times

Saturday:
5:30pm

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

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