The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods are a community of vowed Catholic women religious. Inspired by our foundress Saint Mother Theodore Guerin, we are passionate about our lives of prayer, education, service and advocacy.
Live joyfully! Single, Catholic women ages 18-42 are invited to explore a fulfilling life as a Sister of Providence. All women and men of faith are invited to join the family of Providence as Providence Associates.
Visible from left: Sisters Rosemary Ward, Barbara Doherty, Martha Joseph Wessel and Dina Bato.
Sisters Rita Clare Gerardot and Laura Ann McLaughlin chat at their table.
Sister Jean Fuqua takes the mic while Sister Pat Mahoney looks on.
The General Chapter of Elections of the Sisters of Providence at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind., concluded Wed., July 6 in early afternoon. Elected as General Superior for a second term was Sister Denise Wilkinson. Elected Vicar/1st Councilor was Sister Lisa Stallings. Other elected councilors were Sisters Jeneen Howard (2nd), Dawn Tomaszewski (3rd) and Mary Beth Klingel (4th). The newly-elected sisters will be installed Sat., Sept. 10, 2011.
2011 General Chapter
From left to right: Sisters Dawn Tomaszewski, Denise Wilkinson, Lisa Stallings, Mary Beth Klingel and Jeneen Howard.
Sisters Barbara Battista, Ellen Cunningham, Luke Crawford and Mary Moloney.
The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, are a congregation of Roman Catholic women religious (sisters) who minister throughout the United States and Taiwan. Saint Mother Theodore Guerin founded the Sisters of Providence in 1840. The congregation has a mission of being God's Providence in the world by committing to performing works of love, mercy and justice in service among God's people.
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