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Truth and Reconciliation

Truth and Reconciliation

The Sisters of Providence in Kingston, Ontario, Canada share with us a story about their desire for Truth and Reconciliation.  Sister Una Byrne writes about what they did on the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation to honor their indigenous brothers and sisters.   On September 30, the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, we chose to bring into…

Bridges of Hope

Bridges of Hope

A Sister of Divine Providence, originally from Peru, now a member of the Marie de la Roche province in Allison Park, Pa has begun a new ministry to the poor.  Just another witness of consecrated life in action! Bridges of Providence, a ministry developed to financially support entrepreneurship projects of poor women in underdeveloped countries, was realized in 2021.  Sponsored…

WPC Winter 2022 Newsletter

WPC Winter 2022 Newsletter

Our Winter 2022 Newsletter is now available with many stories from our congregations. In August, Sister Barbara McMullen will leave her post as Executive Director of Women of Providence. A search is underway for a Sister or Associate who can take the reins and lead us into the future. See the job description at https://www.wpcweb.org/executive-director/

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR RESPONSIBILITIES WOMEN OF PROVIDENCE IN COLLABORATION (WPC)

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR RESPONSIBILITIES WOMEN OF PROVIDENCE IN COLLABORATION (WPC)

TITLE:  Executive Director                      FLSA:  Salaried LOCATION: TBD                                              DATE:  August  2021 I. POSITION SUMMARY: The Executive Director enables the mission of Women of Providence (WPC) in collaboration through administration of the organization and planning and preparation for its programs and projects. In conjunction with the Governing Board, she is responsible for representing the Women of Providence and leading the…

WPC Fall 2021 Newsletter

WPC Fall 2021 Newsletter

The season of Autumn is here but on days of 90 degrees here in the Metro-St. Louis area, it’s a bit hard to believe. Our weather people assure us, though, that cooler temps are coming! I truly enjoy all four seasons as experienced here in the Midwest, but Autumn certainly brings beauty in its colors of bright reds, oranges and…

Speaking Out for Justice

Speaking Out for Justice

The Women of Providence in Collaboration join with LCWR and the National Black Sisters’ Conference in their joint statement on the conviction of Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd. April 22, 2021 The following is a joint statement issued by The National Black Sisters’ Conference (NBSC) and the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) in response to the…

WPC Winter 2021 Newsletter

WPC Winter 2021 Newsletter

This issue of Collaboration, with its wonderful stories of Providence women and their various ministries, gives testimony that there are indeed positive things happening all around us if we but look and listen. These stories show us there is hope even amid situations that might be very dire. As Providence people, a strong faith and trust gives us the courage…

WPC Fall 2020 Newsletter

WPC Fall 2020 Newsletter

n this Fall issue are stories that speak of the sanctity of life amid the federal executions beginning again in our nation, as well as statements on racism, awards for justice work on a myriad of issues, and involvement with children in poorer areas of our country. There are joyful stories as professions of vows were made in several communities,…

The Duty of the Moment

The Duty of the Moment

In these more recent days I have found myself remembering a couple of lines from a Thomas Merton prayer:  “Lord I have no idea where I am going.  I do not see the road ahead of me.”  It seems at times like my own days are sometimes a blur, defined by sadness and loss of dear friends since the beginning…

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