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A look at the life of Sister Mary Edwin Werner

By Jason Moon | August 9, 2018 | 2 Comments

Sister Mary Edwin was “remembered for not tolerating typing errors, erasures or ‘strike overs.’”

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A front porch reflection

By Sister Donna Butler | August 8, 2018 | 2 Comments

She had a very small house, but an extravagant heart

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Reflections for Reception into the Novitiate

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | August 7, 2018 | 1 Comment

As a community, we pray that you will continue to be open to the designs of Providence for your life

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Musings on Kleenex and ‘Kin-dom’

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | August 3, 2018 | 8 Comments

The kin-dom of God is like a Kleenex that’s been washed, rinsed, spun dry in a washing machine

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Sister Antonia Marie Zick: A Providential Dream

By Jason Moon | August 2, 2018 | 1 Comment

Josepha would finally see the large convent she had seen in her dream

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New designs from a tree’s former fullness

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | July 23, 2018 | 13 Comments

A huge white oak tree fell to the ground one day last week. Well, it wasn’t really a huge white oak tree. It was Huge. Not really. It was HUGE! It was old. Well, it was OLD. (Maybe the tree greeted Mother Theodore and her companions as they explored their forest home.) The day the…

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Reflecting on our Annual Meeting

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | July 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Annual Meeting is an excellent time and space to touch into those Chapter commitments

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Vacation Bible School – A ‘Radical Ride’

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | July 14, 2018 | 3 Comments

No matter how virtual the trip, a five-day journey requires real life experience, dedicated and creative travel agents

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Rooted in Providence – love and devotion

By Sisters of Providence | July 12, 2018 | 2 Comments

A profile on the 2018 Saint Mother Theodore Guerin Donor Dinner Rooted in Providence award winners

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A celebration of interculturality

By Sister Patricia Fillenwarth | July 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

(Note: The following is a reflection shared by Sister Patty Fillenwarth during the Sisters of Providence 2018 annual meeting) We rejoice in being sisters and brothers, the very life and breath of God in the Spirit. Today we celebrate interculturality, which helps us to love one another, appreciate one another and depend on one another…

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Reflections from the 2018 Golden/Silver Jubilee Celebration

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | July 3, 2018 | 1 Comment

Obedience in this day may mean to speak publicly about the ills of our society, to cast down the mighty from their thrones and lift up the lowly, to give the hungry good things and send the rich away empty-handed. To stand, as our Pope Francis suggests over and over again, with those on the margins. And if we are going to stand on the margins, we may have to move, to leave behind all that has become familiar and comfortable for the sake of the reign of God.

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CCTF, JCC: Addressing the issues at hand

By Ben Kite | June 29, 2018 | 1 Comment

It is an ambitious goal, but a goal that can be achieved

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