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Sisters of Providence to take part in Zoom memorial

Sisters Paula Damiano and Jessica Vitente will be two of seven featured speakers during the Vigil: Standing with the Asian-American Community Zoom memorial scheduled for 4-5 p.m., on Sunday, April 25.

Sister Paula Damiano
Sister Jessica Vitente

The event is co-sponsored by the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana; the InterFaith Council of the Wabash Valley (IFC); and the Terre Haute Branch of the NAACP.

IFC representative Arthur Feinsod will present the welcome for the program followed by the speakers, including Sister Paula Damiano, Sister Jessica Vitente, Rabbi Remy Liverman, Riem Rostom, Sylvester Edwards, Sinwon Lee Racop, and Jean Kristeller.

A reading of Psalm 23 will then be presented by Sheron Dailey prior to the singing of Psalm 23 in Hebrew by Cantor Michael Zoosman.

Those interested in attending may do so by click here. The meeting identification number is 970 5219 3571.

About the Sisters of Providence

The Sisters of Providence, a congregation of 214 women religious, with 300 Providence Associates, collaborate with others to create a more just and hope-filled world through prayer, education, service and advocacy. The Sisters of Providence have their motherhouse at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, located just northwest of downtown Terre Haute, Ind., which is now listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Saint Mother Theodore Guerin founded the Sisters of Providence at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods in 1840. Today, Sisters of Providence minister in 13 states, the District of Columbia and Asia, through works of love, mercy and justice. More information about the Sisters of Providence and their ministries can be found at SistersofProvidence.org.

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Jason Moon

Jason Moon serves as media relations manager for the Sisters of Providence. Previously, he spent more than 16 years in the newspaper industry.

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For inquiries or information, contact Jason Moon at jmoon@spsmw.org or 812-535-2810.

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