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Saint Mother Theodore Guerin Feast Day reflection

Posted on October 3, 2015 at 4:49 am by

175 years ago, our beginning was humble. We let go of what we knew and we embraced what was to come. 175 years later we are being asked to do the same. Trust me — as we continue to walk into this new era, as Sisters of Providence, Providence Associates, supporters and friends, we will grow into this era. Be patient. Be prayerful. Continue reading

In the Pope’s Presence

Posted on October 2, 2015 at 5:30 am by

Sister Lawrence Ann Liston reflects on witnessing Pope Francis’s address Continue reading

Journey with a saint: history alive pilgrimage

Posted on October 1, 2015 at 1:51 am by

Tour manager, Rita O’Donohue shares an exciting piece of the FEST regarding tours and pilgrimages. You won’t want to miss this! Continue reading

Do you hunger for Christian community?

Posted on September 30, 2015 at 5:07 am by

As you’ve probably heard, the Sisters of Providence FEST will be Oct. 17-18, at beautiful Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. You and your family are invited to come for the event’s festivities which range from learning more about Saint Mother Theodore Guerin, the  Continue Reading »

JOURNAL with Mother Theodore at the FEST

Posted on September 29, 2015 at 1:08 am by

Readers of Saint Mother Theodore’s Journals and Letters quickly realize that she was a gifted writer.  There is a variety of ways to describe her writing, but three descriptors are striking me these days as I read her letters for perhaps the  Continue Reading »

The pope and the golden rule

Posted on September 25, 2015 at 4:24 am by

What Francis speaks is Christ-centered, Gospel-centered common sense. Let us rejoice that we have a Pope who speaks for the poor, who challenges those in power, who will not be shut up by nay-sayers who call him a false prophet. Continue reading

A lampworker’s meditation

Posted on September 24, 2015 at 4:05 am by

The color and clarity are full of potential, but it must change from its brittle, breakable self into the beauty for which it is designed. The bead is in the glass rod, but it is not the glass rod. Continue reading

90 million Americans believe the death penalty is wrong

Posted on September 18, 2015 at 5:30 am by

The Sisters of Providence are partnering up with others to end the death penalty in Indiana Continue reading

Justice for Las 17

Posted on September 16, 2015 at 5:30 am by

‘Each one’s story would break your heart.’ Continue reading

Learning English with Sister Carol Nolan

Posted on September 14, 2015 at 4:36 am by

For 30 years Rufina Martinez lived in the United States and spoke very little English. Each day was a struggle for the Mexican immigrant. Thanks to Sister Carol Nolan and Providence in the Desert, life is getting easier for Rufina. Continue reading

Voice lessons in discernment

Posted on September 12, 2015 at 5:13 am by

Our goal in letting go and re-learning how to breathe was to set the vocal chords free to do what they do best: express my natural, God-given voice. After just two voice lessons, I am amazed at how much the process of singing freely parallels and embodies the process of freeing the soul to discern. I invite you to explore these observations with me and how they might apply to your spiritual path at this place, in this time. Continue reading

Celebrating Labor Day from a ‘different perspective’

Posted on September 11, 2015 at 5:30 am by

Thoughts were different this year Continue reading

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