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Meet our postulant Stephanie Rivas

By Stephanie Rivas | September 27, 2023 |

The call to religious life became clearer by having different experiences of working and living with others in the community. Also, during the pandemic I was able to really tune into my prayer life, by going to adoration by myself and doing daily mass online. 

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Sisters, SMWC unveil historic district sign marker

By Jason Moon | September 26, 2023 |

‘There is no place like Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.’

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Celebrate by Transforming Our Lifestyles

By Sisters of Providence | September 24, 2023 |

Pope Francis urges us to adopt lifestyles that are ecologically responsible

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Pray for us, Saint Mother Theodore Guerin!

By Sisters of Providence | September 23, 2023 |

Join us for nine days as we pray a novena to Saint Mother Theodore Guerin

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Celebrate the Creation of the Cosmos

By Sisters of Providence | September 17, 2023 |

Pope Francis calls us to reflect on the mystery of God’s ‘loving decision to create the cosmos’

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Welcome to our new postulant Stephanie Rivas

By Amy Miranda | September 15, 2023 |

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods welcomed a new postulant, Stephanie Rivas of Chicago, to the Congregation on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2023 at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. We are excited to welcome Stephanie into our community and our hearts.
Learn more about becoming a Sister of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods at

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Scenes from the 2023 Hunger Bust Fun Run/Walk

By Jason Moon | September 13, 2023 |

The 2023 Hunger Bust Fun Run/Walk raised approximately $14,000 for Providence Food Pantry!

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Cherish the Sacred Gift of Creation

By Climate Change Task Force | September 10, 2023 |

We reflect on our need to be ecologically converted

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Spiritual Direction: The ‘Hearing Aid’ for God

By Sister Marsha Speth | September 7, 2023 |

Though the scriptures are filled with reminders that, “God is near,” it often doesn’t feel that way to most of us humans. God can seem awfully quiet sometimes. And I might wonder about my own need for hearing aids when it comes to God.

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Celebrate the Season of Creation 2023

By Climate Change Task Force | September 3, 2023 |

We ponder the questions raised by Pope Francis

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Rejoice with us: A Silver Jubilee Reflection

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | August 24, 2023 |

‘ … I ask you, Anji and Sue, to come forth to the sanctuary and lead us in our renewal of vows.’

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In the Footsteps of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin

By Sister Sue Paweski | August 23, 2023 |

Thus began our French pilgrimage of Sisters of Providence, Providence Assoicates and friends called “In the Footsteps of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin.” I’d like to share with you a snapshot of our destinations.

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