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Butterflies, prayers and poetry: celebrating our sisters ages 90+

By Amy Miranda | September 26, 2020 |

And so, Provident God, bless these women who have done so much, been so much, are so much. Thank you for giving them the strength and the courage to be transformed in your grace.

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Nine days of prayer with Saint Mother Theodore Guerin

By Sisters of Providence | September 24, 2020 |

A novena is simply nine consecutive days of prayer. Join the Sisters of Providence as we ask Saint Mother Theodore Guerin to intercede and pray for us on the nine days leading up to her feast day.

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By Sister Paula Damiano | September 23, 2020 |

We learned so much about ourselves as individuals, but had the added benefit of learning about one another.

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Poem: Nature abounds

By Sister Mary Tomlinson | September 19, 2020 |

Oh praise to you, God beyond all mysteries. You breathed your life force into all.

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Sister educators reminisce about Sisters of Providence Schools

By Sisters of Providence | September 17, 2020 |

“I hope they carried away the conviction that creating a community and working for the good of all people is possible and desired.”

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Blessed Covid-19 and a VIRTUAL Come and See weekend

By Sister Joni Luna | September 16, 2020 |

Women now more than ever are sitting before God in holy silence. They are seeking truth and the real meaning of their lives.

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Ask Sister Dina: Why do some sisters change their names?

By Sister Dina Bato | September 15, 2020 |

After Vatican II, however, with its emphasis on the universal call to holiness of all the baptized, some Congregations allowed their members to either keep their religious name or return to their baptismal name.

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White Violet Center: Meet the new 2020 fall intern cohort

By Sister Mary Montgomery | September 14, 2020 |

A popular refrain within the Community of Providence is “Sacred Creation” by Rufino Zaragoza, OFM. “Sacred the land, sacred the water, sacred the sky, holy and true. Sacred all life,…

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Join the conversation: systemic racism and wealth, discussing across divides

By Sister Emily TeKolste | September 10, 2020 |

When I started at NETWORK and had the opportunity to participate in the Racial Wealth and Income Gap workshop, my initial reaction was “This is what I’ve been searching for for years to explain systemic racism.”

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White Violet Center: Though the world may pause, life always moves forward

By Libby Robinette | September 9, 2020 |

While the world seemingly stands still, it has been reassuring to watch the life cycles of the farm continue to spin on. Winter still turned into spring, which still turned…

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Good Shepherd Chapel formally blessed

By Sisters of Providence | September 6, 2020 |

‘This new cemetery celebrates these significant friends of the community and enables us to honor their loved ones during a difficult time.’

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Be here now

By Sister Rosemary Nudd | September 5, 2020 |

Seeing or even acknowledging God’s presence in each of my moments has seldom come easily for me. It’s something I have been puzzling over and praying for and doing my best to practice for my 50+ years as a Sister of Providence.

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A holy woman of great faith, wisdom and courage

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