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Journals and Letters week 32: Death, taxes and inconsiderate ladies

By Mary Riley | May 15, 2021 |

Things seem to have settled down a bit for Mother Theodore. Now she must deal with the ordinary frustrations of daily life.

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Reflecting on Saint Isidore the Farmer Feast Day

By Sister Mary Montgomery | May 14, 2021 |

Let us pray for all farmers, laborers and gardeners who grow food for their families and for the peoples of the world

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One Mom’s Story

By Sister Mary Tomlinson | May 9, 2021 |

Both of us are hopeful for the future

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Journals and Letters week 31: Do good to all for the love of God

By Amy Miranda | May 8, 2021 |

In caring for the sick Mother Theodore and her sisters were not deterred by differences in creed or heritage or race.

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Reflecting on National Day of Prayer

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | May 6, 2021 |

On this National Day of Prayer, for whom and/or with whom will you raise your mind and heart to God?

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Sister Lawrence: a courageous caregiver in an epidemic past

By Sister Janet Gilligan | May 5, 2021 |

At 5 o’clock that same day, Sister Lawrence died. “I regret nothing,” she said, “in leaving the world. I have worked hard, very hard, with my body, perhaps my mind has not worked hard enough; our sisters will pray for me.”

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Honoring all teachers during National Teacher Appreciation Week

By Jason Moon | May 4, 2021 |

A special ‘Thank You’ to all teachers on National Teacher Appreciation Day!

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Journals and Letters week 30: No one will ever love you as your old Mother Theodore does

By Mary Riley | May 1, 2021 |

Parenthood is one of the most beautiful yet often heartbreaking jobs on the planet. And regardless of the fact that these were not her biological children, Mother Theodore experienced both the joy and pain that all mothers and parents feel.

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Sending out a ‘Thank You’ in anticipation of School Principals’ Day!

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | April 30, 2021 |

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you for the many, many hours you have given and decisions you have made

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Cancer group honors Sister Mary Ryan

By Jason Moon | April 28, 2021 |

There were others in the group ‘who had walked in my shoes.’

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Special Retreat ‘treats’

By Sisters of Providence | April 27, 2021 |

Please enjoy two additional special gifts from the 2021 HOME retreat planning committee.

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Earth Day Every Day: Earth Defenders unite

By Tara Elmore | April 26, 2021 |

Although we have not been able to have our normal Earth Day celebration this year, we want to take this week to highlight and celebrate some of our Earth Day partners in our community and give them the opportunity to share their stories about the exciting things they are doing and other helpful tips they have.

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