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Merry Christmas!

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

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

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Advent 2018: So many possibilities in the waiting

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | December 2, 2018 | 7 Comments

The days of Advent, the Church’s season of waiting, holds so many possibilities for us

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World AIDS Day: Sisters respond to AIDS epidemic, part 2

By Ezra (Kyle) Meadors | December 1, 2018 | 2 Comments

In 1993, Sister Carole Kimes was ministering as a hospice nurse in Indianapolis. “One of my patients who touched me most was Bill,” said Sister Carole. “He taught me how those living with AIDS were alienated from others due to fear. He taught me about loving the person and not fearing the person because of diagnosis.”

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Remembering sisters’ loving response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic

By Ezra (Kyle) Meadors | November 30, 2018 | 3 Comments

“It struck me as something I would be very interested in. I was attracted to the fact that it was a place for people who are alienated,” Sister Marilyn Therese Lipps remembered thinking after reading about a new center opening up in the 1980s in response to the local AIDS crisis.

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Crossing the Borders of our Hearts

By Sister Donna Butler | November 29, 2018 | 3 Comments

While we may not be able physically to minister to the many families at the U.S border, we are not powerless

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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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A reflection on the Feast of Our Lady of Providence, Queen of the Home

By Sister Rosemary Nudd | November 21, 2018 | 4 Comments

‘Mary’s bedrock of faith, her font of hope, her heart of love – in other words, her trust in God’s providential care – assure her, as she has assured us through the centuries, that Providence never fails.’

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‘Green’ Investments

By Sister Barbara Sheehan | November 15, 2018 | 2 Comments

Will you join in with your investment choices? Will you sign on to the Providence Climate Agreement if you haven’t done so?

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Well-Being … What does it mean? Consider …

By Jude Magers | November 14, 2018 | 9 Comments

Well-being is two words brought together as a way to express life experience

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Postulant Jessica Vitente shares of her journey to the Sisters of Providence

By Jessica Vitente | November 11, 2018 | 5 Comments

Finally now, since my September entrance to the postulancy of the Sisters of Providence, I have both feet in Indiana, but part of my heart is in California. As Saint Mother Theodore Guerin said, “Put yourself gently into the hands of Providence and you will find yourself well supported.”

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Finding my vocation in a long line of religious

By Sister Kathleen Dede | November 10, 2018 | 2 Comments

In my sophomore year I had what for me was a strange experience. I went in to St. Ann’s Church for a visit after school. As I knelt there, I prayed God would somehow tell me if I had a religious vocation. I cannot explain the sensation I had, but my whole body was engulfed with God’s love.

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Held in the palm of God’s hand

By Sister Elizabeth Koressel | November 8, 2018 | 3 Comments

I realize that I have been held in the palm of God’s hand throughout my community life of 55 years. I am very grateful for the many blessings of living in community!

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