Upon completion of the mission novice year, women profess vows of poverty, chastity and obedience.
Temporary profession is a period of three to six years during which women continue the journey of initial formation as a Sister of Providence.
In addition to continuing in ministry, these temporarily professed sisters will:
â€¢ develop a personal plan for growth and development in religious life
â€¢ attend regular meetings with an SP mentor
â€¢ participate in Congregation events and activities
â€¢ complete annual evaluations; and renew profession of vows
For more information, email Sister Editha Ben, vocation director, firstname.lastname@example.org; or call 1-800-860-1840, ext. 2895; or write the Sisters of Providence Vocation Office, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN 47876-1089.