The Sisters of Providence were founded in 1840 by Saint Mother Theodore Guerin. Explore the timelines below to learn more about the history of the congregation.
Founding a Community, 1840-1913
The Sisters arrive in Indiana and immediately get to work building convent buildings and schools in spite of fires and tragedies. They welcome new sisters and new technology, weather the Civil War, and begin missions across the country.
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