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Christmas message from Sister Dawn

By Sisters of Providence | December 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

“May the treasures of this holy season touch your heart with love and great joy!“ As there’s only one week of waiting left until the Christmas, Sister Dawn Tomaszewski, general superior, shares her Christmas video message outside the St. Anne Shell Chapel, an historical treasure at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. She expresses her sincere gratitude for all…

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O Antiphon – O wisdom from on high

By Sisters of Providence | December 17, 2018 | 1 Comment

One of the most profound pursuits of human life is the call to Wisdom. Our spirits search to find it in ourselves as God’s gift, and to welcome it from others. The Israelites thought of Wisdom as practical experience for every day living. This notion requires persons who act with prudence, not prudence that prevents…

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Leadership Team shares LCWR statement on DHS funding

By Sisters of Providence | December 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Leadership Team and Justice Promoter wanted to share this message from the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR): Dear Friends, Congress must decide by Dec. 7, 2018, how to fund the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for the rest of fiscal year 2019. Right now is a critical time for people of faith and…

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Merry Christmas!

By Sisters of Providence | December 3, 2018 | 1 Comment

Our sincere thanks to all of our partners, donors, volunteers and friends for your dedication and generous support.

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Take the pledge to support asylum seekers

By Sisters of Providence | November 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Leadership Team and many Sisters of Providence have joined more than 4,000 persons who have already pledged to support asylum seekers. Won’t you join us? We want to share with you this message from the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR): The administration’s presidential proclamation and interim final rule which prevents immigrants who enter the U.S.…

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Leadership Team shares LCWR statement on public charge comment deadline

By Sisters of Providence | November 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Leadership Team and Justice Promoter wanted to share with you this updated message from the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR): Dear Friends, If you haven’t already we hope you’ll make your own comment on the administration’s harmful Public Charge rule before the December 10 deadline. If you’ve already made your comment, can you…

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‘Walking Toward Hope’

By Sisters of Providence | November 27, 2018 | 1 Comment

This year, you are invited to join the spiritual journey of “Walking Toward Hope,” by participating in the eight-part series

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100 Days of Prayer

By Sisters of Providence | November 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Join us through the next few days as we celebrate 100 Days of Prayer

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You make a big difference on Giving Tuesday!

By Sisters of Providence | November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

You can help the Sisters of Providence continue to build the vital internship program at the White Violet Center for Eco-Justice. “We would not exist without interns.” Lorrie Heber, Director of White Violet Center for Eco-Justice, a ministry of the Sisters of Providence What is the Internship program? White Violet Center internships are hands on…

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Writing a Manifesto

By Sisters of Providence | October 5, 2018 | 1 Comment

… our recent focus on intersectionality helped illustrate the inescapable connections between people and a dangerously changing planet …

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Call to Action: Attend Town Hall meetings and other Meet-the-Candidate events!

By Sisters of Providence | October 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

These are excellent opportunities to ask candidates about their commitment to environmentally sound decision-making and impress upon them the importance of this matter to the Providence Community

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Leadership Team shares LCWR statement on immigration

By Sisters of Providence | September 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

This attempt to target the most vulnerable within the immigrant community violates the tenets of our faith and threatens the values of our nation

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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.