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Photos! Mission novice sisters move forward with blessing

Posted on August 23, 2016 at 4:10 am by

Enjoy these photos of a special blessing ceremony for Sisters Anna Fan and Tracey Horan as they move into their third year with the Sisters of Providence, their mission novice year. Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Remembering Sister Loretta Schafer

Posted on August 18, 2016 at 5:30 am by

In 1976, Sister Loretta was elected the 13th general superior of the Sisters of Providence Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: ‘The Brides of Christ’

Posted on August 11, 2016 at 5:30 am by

A look back at the Feast of the Assumption Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: A look at the fountain

Posted on August 4, 2016 at 5:30 am by

Prior to 1913, the fountain did not exist Continue reading

A note in distress: unpublished Saint Mother Theodore

Posted on August 3, 2016 at 4:30 am by

“I went to see Monseigneur upon my arrival last evening. I returned this morning; that interview was more than enough to make me quite sick. My God, have mercy on me!”
A note from Saint Mother Theodore during a time of oppression from the bishop. Continue reading

Our Lady of Providence; Queen of the “Lake” Home

Posted on August 2, 2016 at 4:53 am by

There were occasions for swimming in the deep, clear water and lounging on the deck afterward, or the churning of the lake water while enjoying a rapid jaunt in a speed boat, or perhaps venturing a solo excursion on the wave runner or enjoying the camaraderie of the paddle boat. True to her title of Our Lady of Providence through all these activities during all the years there was never a mishap or injury. Continue reading

Hello Dana Abascal!

Posted on July 31, 2016 at 5:30 am by

‘A lot has happened since I came here and I’m just so happy to experience a new part of the world in such an intimate and gratifying way’ Continue reading

Hello Megan Viesselman!

Posted on July 30, 2016 at 5:30 am by

‘I love White Violet Center’s mission, and I am glad I get to be a part of promoting it’ Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: A look at White Violet Center for Eco-Justice and Sister Ann Sullivan

Posted on July 28, 2016 at 7:31 am by

A look back at the beginning of White Violet Center for Eco-Justice Continue reading

Vatican visitation finds love

Posted on July 27, 2016 at 4:35 am by

They saw that we genuinely love one another.
After a years’ long and sometimes painful investigation, that is what stands out for me from the results of the apostolic visitation on our community of women religious by the Vatican. Continue reading

Providence Associate Mary Jo Ricketson and moving meditation

Posted on July 26, 2016 at 4:06 am by

Providence Associate Mary Jo Ricketson has long known that physical and spiritual health are dependent on one another. That’s why this registered nurse and licensed yoga instructor started her business — A Touch of Grace — to bring the word of God alive through physical exercise. Continue reading

Enjoy the photos! Providence Associate festivities, meeting, fun

Posted on July 23, 2016 at 4:18 am by

Providence Associates from near and far gathered at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods the last weekend in June for their 2016 annual meeting. In addition to meetings there were celebrations with the sisters, community building, visits and catching up and even the first-ever opportunity in the Sisters of Providence history for Providence Associates to be present for a portion of the Sisters of Providence General Chapter. Enjoy the photos! Continue reading

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