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Thanksgiving prayer

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | November 25, 2020 |

I am thankful for the freedom of our nation and worried about the deep divisions between and among us.

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Feasting on thankfulness …

By Sister Connie Kramer | November 24, 2020 |

May your Spirit fill me with creative ideas this Thanksgiving on new ways to connect with my family and friends, while respecting all of our needs to stay safe and stay well.

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Thanksgiving love across the miles

By Sister Norene Wu | November 23, 2020 |

Thank you for the abundant blessings bestowed on me through my family and friends!

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Gratitude

By Debbie Dillow | November 22, 2020 |

A heart full of gratitude comes before you, O Divine.

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Thanksgiving

By Sister Joanne Golding | November 22, 2020 |

May I always love you and serve you

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Journals and Letters Week 7: Hardship on the Ohio

By Mary Riley | November 21, 2020 |

As they get closer to Indiana, Mother Theodore and her companions experience some lows and highs traveling down the Ohio River.

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Journals and Letters Week 6: Traveling the United States

By Patricia Davis | November 14, 2020 |

Saint Mother Theodore’s detailed descriptions of her experiences become a way to meditate on and pray thanksgiving for creation.

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‘Against All Odds’ – Sister Clare Mitchell, SP

By Sister Maureen Abbott | November 13, 2020 |

The necrology describes Sister Clare as a “gentle devoted religious, one very faithful to all her obligations. Many of the Sisters were very devoted to her, and this affection was noticeable even in their remembrance of her.”

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Being ‘Stickered’

By Sister Ann Casper | November 10, 2020 |

I asked the sisters and staff at the Woods for their experience of “being stickered” and want to share their responses with you. Enjoy!

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Journals and Letters week 5: the measure of the woman

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | November 7, 2020 |

Did the woman carry a yard stick? A surveyor’s measure? A folded up paper chart that converts leagues to miles, meters to inches or feet?

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Nine days of prayer with Mary, Queen of the Home

By Mary Riley | November 5, 2020 |

Pray with the Sisters of Providence for the nine days leading up to the Feast of Our Lady of Providence on Saturday, Nov. 14.

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Journals and Letters week 4: arrival on U.S. soil

By Sister Ann Casper | October 31, 2020 |

And then, as often happens in our darkest hours, the smallest of kindnesses can lift the spirits.

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