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Leadership statement: OUTBREAK of COVID-19 at Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods

We ask that people continue to pray for all people who have been afflicted with this virus and affected by the pandemic.

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Sister Emily Walsh (formerly Sister Mary Francine)

Sister Emily Walsh, formerly Sister Mary Francine, passed away on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. She was 90 years old and had been a Sister of Providence for 69 years. Funeral services for Sister Emily will be announced as soon as they become available. We welcome you to share your memories of…

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Sister Jacquelyn Hoffman (formerly Sister Theodata)

Sister Jacquelyn Hoffman, formerly Sister Theodata, passed away on Monday, January 25, 2021, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. She was 89 years old and had been a Sister of Providence for 71 years. Funeral services for Sister Jacquelyn will be announced as soon as they become available. We welcome you to share your memories of Sister…

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Sister Catherine White

Sister Catherine White passed away on Thursday, January 21, 2021, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. She was 73 years old and had been a Sister of Providence for 36 years. Funeral services for Sister Catherine will take place on Friday, January 29, 2021, in the Church of the Immaculate Conception at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. A virtual…

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Sister Patricia McIntyre (formerly Sister Elaine)

Sister Patricia McIntyre, formerly Sister Elaine, passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. She was 87 years old and had been a Sister of Providence for 70 years. Funeral services for Sister Patricia will take place on Monday, February 1, 2021, at the Church of the Immaculate Conception at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods….

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Sister Martha Ann Rifner

“The way Sister Martha Ann/Aunt Mary reflected God’s love to everyone was so comforting to all of her family.”

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Congregation releases calls for action, days of prayer in anticipation of Inauguration Day

All are invited in a day of fast and prayer on January 20, 2021, the United States Inauguration Day of President-Elect Joe Biden

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Newsnotes: Sisters of Providence news update winter 2021

News and updates from the Sisters of Providence, including 20 new Providence Associates!

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Congregation releases joint statement on January 6, 2021, violence

Let us renew our commitment to stand together to risk speaking and acting for the common good of all and work tirelessly to contribute to the change we wish to see

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Leadership Team shares statement from LCWR: Repair Our Democracy

Note: The following is a statement from the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR), a statement we support and stand by.

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Sister Nancy Nolan (formerly Sister Jean Paula)

“Nancy Nolan, you will always be precious in our sight, and honored. Thank you. We love you.”

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Sister Regis McNulty

Regis, thanks from all of us for all those treasured memories! … We know you will enjoy the banquet God has prepared for you!

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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.