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Throwback Thursday: Remembering Sister Mary Clare Fritsch

Posted on September 29, 2016 at 5:30 am by

It was her time at Immaculata High School that sparked interest from our many social media friends Continue reading

A special family visit

Posted on September 26, 2016 at 5:30 am by

‘Saint Mary-of-the-Woods is a place of gifts; a place of rejuvenation.’ Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Remembering Sister Cecilia Clare Bocard

Posted on September 22, 2016 at 5:30 am by

She was often referred to as the ‘sister with the dancing feet’ Continue reading

Called to be Peacemakers

Posted on September 20, 2016 at 5:30 am by

Steve had another kind of precious gem to offer us that morning Continue reading

Reminders of the beauty of God

Posted on September 19, 2016 at 4:00 am by

“The beauties of nature were continual reminders to her of the beauty of God; it was a thought she loved to put frequently before our minds. The luxuriance of the foliage suggested the bounty and infinite power of the Creator; the beauty of winter in its snowy mantle, purity of soul and the splendor of that spotlessness. ”
Mother Anastasie Brown shares her first-hand memories of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin and her connection to nature. Continue reading

Participate with us in Campaign Nonviolence Week

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

We ask all our partners in mission to join us in daily praying the Litany of Nonviolence during this campaign week Continue reading

Meet the alpacas Sept. 25

Posted on September 16, 2016 at 5:06 am by

It’s time for White Violet Center for Eco-Justice’s annual alpaca farm open house! It’s 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25. It’s the perfect opportunity to meet the alpacas up close and learn more about them from those who care for them. Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Remembering Sister Gertrude Louise Donahue

Posted on September 15, 2016 at 5:30 am by

Sister Gertrude Louise was a Sister of Providence for 66 years Continue reading

Big Oct. 1 party!

Posted on September 14, 2016 at 5:03 am by

If you’ve EVER heard the word hootenanny you may not have heard it lately. Unless you’ve heard about (or have a ticket to) an event the Sisters of Providence are cooking up for Saturday, Oct. 1, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods! Continue reading

A Reflection for the Installation of New Leadership

Posted on September 13, 2016 at 11:00 am by

Let us pray this gift for each other Continue reading

Meet Emily: Sister of Providence postulant introduces herself

Posted on September 13, 2016 at 4:45 am by

To foster the types of relationships I grew to value in college, I moved into the Catholic Worker community. It accepted people at various stages of their faith journeys and from all backgrounds to work together to provide hospitality and seek justice. When I met Tracey, I wasn’t excited about a future sister joining the community. I didn’t understand what that meant. Then Tracey and I started running together. During one morning run she shared her vocation story. When I continued asking questions in the days that followed, she began to sense something was up and invited me to a discernment retreat. Continue reading

Sister Denise Wilkinson: A Reflection

Posted on September 9, 2016 at 11:00 am by

She has been a wonderful mentor, modeling so well a welcoming presence, graciousness and sensitivity to others that we have come to love about her Continue reading

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