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Sister Winifred Mary Sullivan

Sister Winifred Mary Sullivan passed away on Friday, December 3, 2021, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. She was 94 years old and had been a Sister of Providence for 76 years. Funeral services for Sister Winifred Mary will take place on Friday, December 17, 2021, in the Church of the Immaculate Conception at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. A…

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Adopting Iggy

Our plan is to try and make this an annual trip to come see Iggy so he doesn’t forget that his Florida parents Love him very much!

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Chicago street renamed in honor of Sister Patty Fillenwarth (RIP)

Sister Patty ministered in the City of Chicago for approximately 40 years as a teacher, principal and founder of Providence Family Services

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Video: Sisters of Providence share values of religious life

We invite you to take a few minutes to listen to wisdom, advice and vocation stories from eight of our Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Enjoy!

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Laudato Si’ Platform Commitment Statement

This commitment is made in love, mercy and justice, knowing that we are participating in God’s Providential work of transformation, and trusting in “that Providence that so far has never failed us.”

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Celebrating 200 years of Catholicism in North Carolina

Sister Betty and Sister Kathy were overwhelmed, thrilled and emotionally touched by having had the opportunity to walk in the same halls and classrooms as the first sisters who ministered there.

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College honors General Council for ‘Aspiring Higher’

‘We are certainly proud of their accomplishments – their growth in enrollment, land and buildings as well as their dedication to the strong academic and religious values of those who have gone before them.’

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Sister Laurine Haley

‘Laurine truly appreciated all God’s gifts.’

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Season of Creation 2021 Prayer

We wanted to share this prayer from Season of Creation, the organization’s 2021 World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, which is September 1, 2021.

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You mean the world to us!

As Christians serving a broken, impoverished world, our work isn’t done

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Pray the Rosary with the Sisters of Providence

Join us in this international prayer experience. Sisters native to the United States and Taiwan lead the Rosary in their native languages of English and Mandarin.

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Welcome back to the Woods!

Welcome back to the Woods!

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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.