Everyone has special gifts and talents given to them by God and everyone has a vocation. You may be called to the sacredness of being single, married or you may be called to become a vowed woman religious (sister). The decision can sometimes be a difficult one and our Vocations team offers you these resources and others to help you make one of the most important decisions of your life. Contact us to get a copy of these materials or to talk with someone further by e-mail, Sister Editha Ben, vocation director, moreinfo@spsmw.org or call 1-800-860-1840, ext. 2895.

Watch our new video from Sister Jenny Howard, who talks about what women in discernment are seeking today:

“Beginning the Providence Journey” ~ A video about discerning for religious life. This 23-minute video answers some of the frequently asked questions about the process of becoming a sister.


“Saint Mother Theodore Guerin: A woman for all time” ~ This DVD tells the story of the foundress of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana.

“Breaking Boundaries, Creating Hope” ~ This inspiring video shows many images of life as a Sister of Providence. If you would like a copy of this video mailed to you, email Sister Editha Ben, or call her at 1-800-860-1840,  ext. 2895. You can also view it now.

Vocations CD ~ Get a glimpse of who the Sisters of Providence are with this CD. Includes the “Breaking Boundaries, Creating Hope” Flash video.

For more information, e-mail Sister Editha Ben, or call her at 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.