Sister Dawn Tomaszewski
“Radiant Light Divine, shine throughout this night. Jesus, Holy One, praise to you our Light. … dwell among us, Holy Fire.” Composer Rufino Zaragoza, OFM For the past year, our monthly Taizé prayer services have centered on the theme “Be Light.” During each of these beautiful prayer times, as we sing “Radiant Light Divine,” a…Read more
In a season where we sometimes can get really focused on what we are going to give, let’s become gracious receivers of God’s hospitality, receptors of the sacredRead more
Sister Dawn reflects on the Providence community as we welcome new Providence Associates. May this community be one that mirrors the community established more than 2,000 years ago by Jesus. A community based on mutual, abiding love and not, as with other human institutions, on power or fear.Read more
Well, the fact that we are still here 179 years later is certainly testimony to the Providence of God. It is also testimony to all those sisters in the U.S. as well as in China and Taiwan AND to the many other Dotties, Mandys and Margies in our larger community of Providence who have not let appearances keep them from doing good, doing lots of good.Read more
‘Give me, give us, this heart of Mother Theodore with which to treasure the power and promise of the cross.’Read more
Sister Dawn Tomaszewski was elected General Superior of the Sisters of Providence in 2016. She has been a Sister of Providence since 1975. Previously she ministered as a teacher, as communication and development director for the sisters and their ministries and as a member of elected leadership on the general council of the Sisters of Providence.