Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods are a community of Catholic women religious who collaborate with others to create a more just and hope-filled world through prayer, education, service and advocacy.

For 175 years, our sisters have been breaking boundaries and creating hope serving people throughout the world. We serve in diverse ways, including education, social justice ministry, ecological justice ministry, health care, church and spiritual ministry and more.

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, were founded by Saint Mother Theodore Guerin in 1840. Today more than 300 Sisters of Providence minister in the United States and Asia.

Do you desire deepened spirituality and growth? Are you seeking a life rooted in the creator and lived for the good of all? Are you seeking an intentional life supported by a community with a shared mission? Your life can make a difference as a Sister of Providence.